photos by mohammad reza domiri ganji in iran of: (1) the dome of the seyyed mosque in isfahan; (2,8) the nasīr al mulk mosque, or pink mosque, in shiraz; (3,4) the vakil mosque in shiraz; (5) the ceiling of the fifth floor of ali qapu in isfahan; (6,10) the vakil bathhouse in shiraz; (7) the imam mosque in isfahan; (9) the jame mosque of yazd
The Church of Our Saviour in New York City, converted from a ferryboat in 1844, operated until 1868.
Statue of Buddha, monastery of Tapa Kalan, Afghanistan, found in 1923. This photograph is from Paris’s Musée Guimet - Musée National des Arts Asiatiques as part of the French Museum Collection. It’s also on the cover of De Kaboul à Samarcande. Les archéologues en Asie Centrale by Svetlana Gorshenina.
Garrison Church of St Martin, Delhi, India (built 1928-30)
Designed by Arthur Shoosmith, the British Church was described by critic Gavin Smith as “one of the great buildings of the 20th century”. It is constructed of over 3 million bricks and the lack of windows, rather a handful of deep set openings, add to the monumental composition of the building.