Guia turistica con hoteles, turismo rural, restaurantes, excursiones, esqui, sus pueblos y las inmobiliarias. Mudejar art, a style which is native and unique to the history of spain, was a meeting point between christianity and islam. The term mudejar refers to the muslims who continued to practise their religion and their customs in the territories that became part of christian dominions as the reconquest advanced into southern spain. Mudejar, from arabic mudajjan, permitted to remain, any of the muslims who remained in spain after the reconquista, or christian reconquest, of the iberian peninsula 11th15th century. Mudejar was originally the term used for moors or muslims of alandalus who remained in iberia after the christian reconquista but were not initially forcibly converted to christianity or forcibly. Mudejar synonyms, mudejar pronunciation, mudejar translation, english dictionary definition of mudejar. Pdf how to reference this article apa citation style. Mudejar architecture of aragon unesco world heritage centre. Mudejar architecture of aragon is an aesthetic trend in the mudejar style, which is centered in aragon and has.
The church of the merced possesses a mudejar tower which is a later 16th century work. Files are available under licenses specified on their description page. The development in the 12th century of mudejar art in aragon resulted from the particular political, social and cultural conditions that prevailed in spain after the reconquista. The property comprises ten religious and secular monuments in the provinces of teruel and zaragoza. Every visitor who likes the beauty will enjoy watching these wonders. This art, influenced by islamic tradition, also reflects various contemporary european styles. Opening times and ticket prices on the official portal for culture in spain. In 1986, unesco declared the whole mudejar complex of teruel a world heritage site, which was. Church with its mudejar tower and with its recently restored 14th century cloister. Cathedral we can admire the ceiling, the gem of teruels mudejar architecture. Teruel cathedral simple english wikipedia, the free. Tower of the church of san salvador, teruel, aragon.
Mudejar art refers to a style of ornamentation and decoration used in the iberian christian. En algunos casos, las autoridades establecian en estos pasos diversos controles. The town of sahagun leon, is well worth visiting, since this is one of the early centres of this art, and is home to the churches of san lorenzo and san tirso. The bell tower is one of the best preserved mudejar towers in spain. It is also a term for mudejar art, which was much influenced by islamic art, but largely produced by christian craftsmen for christian patrons. All you have to do is select the type of places youd like to include restaurants, museums, etc.
Teruel, explore the mudejar buildings such as the cathedral. Mudejar architecture of aragon videos unesco world. Concesionario oficial ford en teruel y alcaniz motor mudejar. This art, influenced by islamic tradition, also reflects various contemporary european styles, particularly the gothic. Mudejar architecture of aragon is an aesthetic trend in the mudejar style, which is centered in. Mudejar art refers to a style of ornamentation and decoration used in the iberian christian kingdoms primarily from the th to the 15th centuries as a mixture of christian artistic trends romanesque, gothic and renaissance that incorporated as decorative motifs some constructive and stylistic techniques brought to or developed by muslims in alandalus. Friday to tuesday during the teruel festival, vaquilla del angel december 24, 25 and 31 january 1 and 6. We have included two walks to help you explore our town, which once united christians, jews and muslims, and today shows the results of more than eight centuries of history. Portan tunica negra con panuelo amarillo y cordon amarillonegro entrecruzado. Teruel was usatges, which also helped define their civil status. Mudejares a muslim who remained in spain after it had been reconquered by the christians in the middle ages.
In return for the payment of a poll tax, the mudejarsmost of whom converted to islam after the arab. The cathedral of teruel is a church in teruel, aragon, spain. Our mudejar art, given world heritage status in 1986, is the pride of teruel and the legend. Twitt situated in the south of aragon region, teruel 35. Read on wikipedia edit history talk page print download pdf. This type of artarchitecture was the product of spanish and muslim styles merging. This page was last edited on 25 october 2016, at 08. The mudejar in castileleon has less of an andalusian influence, although it is no less spectacular. That is the reason why the mudejar in teruel was declared as the heritage of humanity by the unesco in 1986.
In 1986, unesco declared the whole mudejar complex of teruel a world heritage site, which. Mudejar led to a fusion between the incipient gothic style and the muslim influences that had been integrated with late romanesque. A read is counted each time someone views a publication summary such as the title, abstract, and list of authors, clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the fulltext. Terminantemente prohibido abandonar teruel sin conocer su historia. Teruel is considered to be the capital of aragons mudejar art.
Mudejar definition of mudejar by the free dictionary. We would like to invite you to visit our quiet, friendly town. Statcounter free web tracker and counter web analytics. Teruel is the site of some of the most impressive mudejar architecture in all spain, which, with other mudejar structures in aragon, are collectively inscribed on the unesco world heritage list. This is an another version of a similar decoration style. When youre done, you can download your teruel travel guide to your phone or tablet, or print it as a pdf. It consists of three bodies, the first two are mudejar,with a square plan on the lower one and a chamfered one in the centre. The city of teruel is a good example of the most representative mudejar art that can be found in aragon and spain.435 992 1324 21 165 800 240 570 307 718 375 1432 1211 110 960 527 1098 598 1232 1068 550 1414 1249 611 642 1419 689 1445 414 558 1395 28 682 1439 425 1203 349 1387 149 844 938 49 715