the Palace of the Lions at the Alhambra

CLICK HERE (Links to an external site.). Based on the architecture, decoration, poetry, and setting in the Palace of the Lions, interpret the meaning of either the Lion Fountain or the muqarnas domes in the Hall of the Two Sisters, referred to as “Gemini” in the poetry. You may also wish to browse the following article to provide background for your essay: Rabbat, Nasser. “The Palace of the Lions, Alhambra and the Role of Water in its Conception.” In Environmental Design: Journal of the Islamic Environmental Design Research Centre 2, edited by Attilo Petruccioli, 64-73. Rome: Carucci Editions, 1985