47 results found for: subject:"Architecture--Asia, Central--Photographs"

Gallery view

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Blue dome in disrepair

Asia, Central - The blue dome within the necropolis of Chor-Bakr is shown before renovations. Much of the blue is gone, yet it still retains the Arabic writing in tile on its cicumference. Below is an arcade of archways. This is in Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Old cemetary

Asia, Central - Several archways and graves are in various states of disrepair within this Muslim graveyard. Weeds and bushes grow among the ruins. In the distance are trees and fields. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Newly constructed cityscape

Asia, Central - A view of a modern city surrounding a mosque, which may be the Bolo Khauz complex in Bukhara. A wooden water tower is at the left of the foreground. In front of a modern type mosque is a pond and garden. Buses can be seen in the streets. Houses are in the background. This is most likely in Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Chor-Bakr necropolis

Asia, Central - Several archways and domes in various states of disrepair are within the Chor-Bakr necropolis. Weeds and bushes grow among the ruins. In the distance are trees and fields. This is in Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Minaret of Chor-Bakr necropolis

Asia, Central - A minaret stands in the foreground, beyond are several arched mausoleums, some with holes in the walls. There are electric lines and poles criss crossing the landscape, which has a road, and several trees. This is in Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Blue dome within Chor-Bakr necropolis

Asia, Central - A blue dome sits upon a rooftop. Below is an arcade of archways. Beyond is a landscape with trees and open areas. This is in Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Man walking past ruin in Samarkand

Asia, Central - A man dressed all in white walks into an alleyway between ruins in Samarkand. This is in Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Detail from the Registan ruin in Samarkand

Asia, Central - The wall of arches is part of the Shir Dar or Sher Dor madrassa. It forms the famed Registan Square ensemble in Samarkand. This is in Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Sheep among the graves

Asia, Central - A shepherd watches a group of sheep grazing among the graves in this ancient graveyard, perhaps the Chor-Bakr necropolis. Several graves are in disrepair. Weeds and bushes grow among the ruins. In the distance are trees and fields. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

People outside an ancient mausoleum complex in Samarkand

Asia, Central - People cross the square outside this ancient mausoleum complex in Samarkand. This is in Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers