Architectural Lantern Slides of Persia (present-day Iran)

Collection Details Full Record
Parent Collection
Architectural Lantern Slides

Description

Lantern slides created in Persia, present-day Iran, during the late 19th or early 20th century. These lantern slides were intended for use in architectural pedagogy. Image subjects include palaces, decorative arts, and a mosque. Some images include people and fashions of the time.

Creator

G. Massiot & cie

Subject

Palaces

Architecture

Mosques

Gates

Spatial Coverage

Iran

Tehran

Persia

Eşfahān

Search CurateND

Search criteria:

Collection: Architectural Lantern Slides of Persia (present-day Iran) remove × Type of Work: Doctoral Dissertation OR Master's Thesis OR Image OR Document remove ×
Clear all

List of files deposited in CurateND that match your search criteria

  • Creator(s):
    G. Massiot & cie
    Description:

    After the Takht-e-Tavoos (the so-called Jeweled Peacock Throne) was moved to the Royal jewels collection at the Central Bank, this hall was designated to hold special receptions in the presence of the king, hence the name Talar Salam. The throne is actually the Naderi Throne, built for Fat'h Ali Shah (Qajar dynasty).

    Agha Muhammad (reigned 1779-1797) selected the citadel for his palace and administrative centre, and Fath ‛Ali Shah (reigned 1797-1834) completed the Gulistan (‘Rose Gar…

    Date Created:
    1910-01-01
    Record Visibility:
    Public