Seville … celebrating the true home of azulejos and a tan-“tile”-lising look at Spain’s flamboyant and trend-setting past

Real Alcázar, Salón de los Embajadores, Arco de Pavones

Animal and floral motifs were also introduced to the decoration of these adapted azulejos as seen on the Arco de Pavones (Peacock arch) in the Hall of Embassadors. A rather apt motif using the most flamboyant bird to decorate the throne room of a dynasty with such flamboyant flare

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