5th December 2018 –the Alhambra part 3 of 4

It was the Moorish architectural styles and patterns which always attracted my attention and interest in the Alhambra.  Here is a selection of details from the interiors of various palaces.IMG_6041.JPG

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IMG_6050.JPGSome of the tiling patterns in the Alhambra complex were new to me.IMG_5976.JPG

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IMG_6045.JPGOddments that interested me include the following door detail, floor detail and size of fireplace (in the Emperor’s quarters).  IMG_5974.JPG

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IMG_6071.JPGExpansive views from buildings showed aspects of Granada clearly.IMG_5981.JPG

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IMG_6068.JPGThe decorative work on the walls enthralled me.  These relief patterns are made in plaster and extend over very high and wide walls.  The designs are based on the shapes of plants.IMG_5983.JPG

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