Cathedral of Santa Maria, Seville: the chapter house

RIBApix ref no RIBA108151
Artist/PhotographerBenton, Tim
CountrySpain
CitySeville
Subject Date1506
Image Date1989
ViewInterior
StyleGothic
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceBenton 89-03-07-12
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Tim Benton / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The cathedral which is on the site of the city's Almohad Mosque was constructed in 1402-1506. In 1511 the dome collapsed and was repaired, but collapsed again in 1888 following an earthquake. The chapter house, also called the Cabildo, was originally built between 1558-1592.

Subject tags

cathedrals, mosaic floors