Alhambra panel

Middle Eastern Collection

Accession Nr.: 2803
Type: relief
Date of production:
end of the 19th century
Acquisition: collection of Ferenc Hopp
Materials: marble; plaster
Dimensions: 69 × 47 cm
This work is an accurate rendering of the doubble window of the Mirador de lindaraja, the famous balkony of the fourteeth-century. Repeated around the wooden frame is the inscription"there is no Victor but God", the motto of the Nasrid dynasty, who built the Alhambra.