Author: Erin Aldana

This lesson will analyze the architecture of the Alhambra in Spain.

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Terms to Know
Ibn Zamrak

Famous poet and statesman for Granada, Al-Andalus; his narratives of his writings decorate fountains, i.e. the Fountain of the Lions and palaces.


Spanish, an architectural term, a balcony built on an upper floor to assist with an open view.


Islamic or Persian architecture, a type of corbel decorative projecting element.