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9. Design Styles - Medieval

Medieval (1000 – 1425) – Architecture in Europe was seen as a way of bringing glorify to God.

Europe/Africa

  • Pre-Ottoman Islamic Architecture – Egyptian Style (641-1517)
  • Pre-Ottoman Islamic Architecture – North African Style (705 - 1550)
  • Pre-Ottoman Islamic Architecture – Spanish Style (756 - 1492)
  • Romanesque 1000-1300
  • Gothic 1140-1520

Asian

  • Assorted Non-Islamic Regional Styles – India (450 - 1565)
  • Pre-Ottoman Islamic Architecture – Central (Middle East) Style (620 - 1517)
  • Pre-Ottoman Islamic Architecture – Persian & Central Asian Style (680 - 1850)
  • Pre-Ottoman Islamic Architecture – Indian Style (712 - 1707)
  • Pre-Ottoman Islamic Architecture – Turkish Style (1071 - 1299)

American

  • Mayan (250-1511)
  • Aztec (1350 – 1521)
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