Photo © 2007 David Joyal/Art History Images. All rights reserved.
|Caption:||The exquisitely decorated mihrab (partially seen on right), commissioned by Al Hakam II in 961. In front of the mihrab is the Maksoureh, an anteroom for the caliph and his court, also richly decorated with geometric designs and Arabic calligraphy.|
|Keywords:||mezquita cordoba spain mosque andalusia mihrab c10 year961 islamic art medieval stucco mosaic decoration arabic calligraphy inscription plaster arches architecture|
|Digital Size:||4000 x 2678 pixels|
|Print Sizes:||16.7 x 11.2 inches @ 240 dpi|
13.3 x 8.9 inches @ 300 dpi
|Created:||April 3, 2007|
|Uploaded:||December 31, 2009|