Great Mosque, Djenne: detail of the wall showing the adobe construction

RIBApix ref no RIBA93380
Artist/PhotographerHarrison, Jeremy
CountryMali
CityDjenne
Subject Date1907
Image Date2005
ViewExterior
MediumDigital image
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Jeremy Harrison / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The first mosque on the site was built around the 13th century, but the current structure dates from 1907, when the mosque was completely rebuilt.

Subject tags

mosques, mud