The Court of Myrtles
This image depicts The Court of Myrtles, also known as El Patio de los Arrayanes. This patio is located within the Alhambra in Granada, Spain. It was built in the 13th and 14th centuries and is the most celebrated of all Muslim patios.
Carolina Marcial Dorado España Pintoresca: The Life and Customs of Spain in Story and Legend (Boston, MA: Ginn & Company, 1917)
Courtesy the private collection of Roy Winkelman