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From accounts of the building of the Red Fort at Delhi, slightly later, we learn that
the head of the architects, with his assistants, ... Its exterior (ru-yi kar), especially
the front to the river, was artistically faced with red sandstone.75 The facing of ...
opposite 108 above Detail of the right-hand end of the river facade of the terrace,
of red sandstone carved with flower vases and inlaid with white marble. Here the
rhythm changes. (Photograph taken in 2004, before the restoration of 2004-5) ...
THE SYMBOLISM OF WHITE MARBLE AND RED SANDSTONE The most readily
noticed aspect of the buildings of the Taj Mahal complex is the differentiation in
their colour . White is reserved for the mausoleum, as the most important ...
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The complete Taj Mahal: and the riverfront gardens of AgraUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Although the Taj Mahal is one of the most famous buildings in the world, until now there has been no full examination of its architecture in book form. Art historian Koch-the first Western scholar ... Read full review
Mughal Agra a riverfront garden city
The riverfront garden city
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