Jardin de la Alcoba, Alcazar, Seville: the Cenador del Leon (Lion Pavilion)

RIBApix ref no RIBA90172
Architect/DesignerHernandez, Juan
Artist/PhotographerBenton, Tim
CountrySpain
CitySeville
Subject Date1650
Image Date1989
ViewExterior
StyleRenaissance
Medium35mm Transparency
Library ReferenceBenton 89-11-28
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Tim Benton / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Jardin de la Alcoba was converted in 1543-1546 from a qubba that stood on the site by Juan Hernandez, the master builder of the Alcazar. The lion fountain predates the building of the pavilion.

Subject tags

garden buildings, sculpture, water features, fountains, palaces