Alcazar, Seville: the ceiling of the Salon de Embajadores (Hall of the Ambassadors)

RIBApix ref no RIBA108553
Architect/DesignerRuiz, Diego
Artist/PhotographerBenton, Tim
CountrySpain
CitySeville
Subject Date1427
Image Date1989
ViewInterior
ViewWorm's-eye
StyleIslamic
MediumTransparency
Library ReferenceBenton 89-18-10
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Tim Benton / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The ceiling and dome were designed by Diego Ruiz in 1427 and replaced an earlier dome dating from the mid-14th century. The information on the artist and date were discovered during restoration in 1843.

Subject tags

ceilings, domes, decorative ironwork, palaces