@article{(Open Science Index):https://publications.waset.org/pdf/1879,
	  title     = {The Study on the Development of Ornamentation in the Architecture of Safavid Dynasty},
	  author    = {N. Utaberta and  H. Mamamni and  M. Surat and  A. I. Che-Ani and  N.A.G. Abdullah},
	  country	= {},
	  institution	= {},
	  abstract     = {The architecture of Safavid Dynasty can be considered the epitome of Iranian architectural beauty. Safavid dynasty (1501- 1722 AC) along with Ottoman in Turkey and Mughal Empire in India were the three great Islamic nations of their time (1500 AC) often known as the last Islamic countries with international authority up to the 20th Century. This era approximately coincide with Renaissance in Europe. In this era, large European countries begin amassing power thanks to significant scientific, cultural and religious revolutions of that time and colonizing nations such as England, Spain and Portugal began to influence international trends with in an increasing while other non-industrial nations diminished. The main objective of this paper is to give a typological overview of the development of decoration and ornament in the architecture of Safafid Dynasty in Iran. It is expected that it can start a wider discussion to enrich this nation-s heritage and contribute to the development of Islamic ornament in general.
},
	    journal   = {International Journal of Architectural and Environmental Engineering},
	  volume    = {6},
	  number    = {7},
	  year      = {2012},
	  pages     = {465 - 469},
	  ee        = {https://publications.waset.org/pdf/1879},
	  url   	= {https://publications.waset.org/vol/67},
	  bibsource = {https://publications.waset.org/},
	  issn  	= {eISSN: 1307-6892},
	  publisher = {World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology},
	  index 	= {Open Science Index 67, 2012},
	}