Devised in the 11th century as a fortress to protect the Muslim authorities, the Alcazar of Seville is the oldest royal palace in use in Europe. The long drawn-out history of this singular monumental ensemble is reflected in this book on the Alcazar of Seville, one of the most comprehensive works published on this masterpiece of architecture.
This book on the Alcazar of Seville covers the origins, the historical context and the architectonic evolution of this unique monument, linked to the periods of great splendour of the city of Seville and considered as one of the most eminent architectonic sites in the world, as was demonstrated in its inclusion in 1987 on the Unesco World Heritage Site list.
By means of the seven chapters that the book is divided up into, the reader can embark on a fascinating tour of this emblematic monument, which has witnessed some of the most important events in the history of Spain. Its pages include more than 300 high quality photos of the Alcazar of Seville, as well as drawings and full 3D illustrations. A privileged look at a work of incalculable artistic and architectural value.
Images Royal Alcazar of Seville
Royal Alcazar of Seville
This Product was added to our catalogue on 16/09/2019.