Looking Widely, Looking Closely: The Afterlife of the Alhambra

Historians of Islamic Art Third Biennial Symposium: Looking Widely, Looking Closely

Recorded October 18–20, 2012

Part Twenty of Twenty-Six

Anna McSweeney, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, discusses the nineteenth-century vogue among the elite in Britain and the United States for creating Alhambra-style smoking rooms in domestic spaces, which also became popular in the cities of the Middle East.

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