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Encyclopedia > Khorasani style

The "Khorasani style" (شیوه معماری خراسانی) is a style (sabk) of architecture when categorizing Iranian architecture development in history. Naghsh-i Jahan Square, Isfahan, is the second largest square in the world and arguably the gem of Persian architectural masterpieces. ...


Examples of this style are Mosque of Nain, Tarikhaneh-i Damghan, and Jame mosque of Isfahan Second entrance to the mosque. ...

References

Sabk Shenasi Mi'mari Irani (Study of styles in Iranian architecture), M. Karim Pirnia. 2005. ISBN 964-96113-2-0


See also

Naghsh-i Jahan Square, Isfahan, is the second largest square in the world and arguably the gem of Persian architectural masterpieces. ...

External links

  • Encyclopedia Iranica on ancient Iranian architecture
  • Stucco decorations in Iranian architecture

 
 

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