Skip to main content

Framed Print > Historic England > More features > World Heritage

Framed Print : Persepolis, Iran XAWC13650

Persepolis, Iran XAWC13650




We accept all major credit cards


Image Downloads
Photo Prints
Jigsaw Puzzles
Poster Prints
Canvas Prints
Fine Art Prints
Metal Prints
Home Decor


Historic England

Framed Photos From Historic England

Persepolis, Iran XAWC13650

Persepolis, Iran. The palace terrace complex was the capital of the Achaemenid Empire founded by Darius I in 518 BCE. Based on the model of Assyrian and Babylonian palaces, a succession of elements were added by succeeding great kings. The complex is thought to have met its end when Alexander the Great is reputed to have burned Persepolis after 330 BCE. Vertical aerial photograph taken by Aerofilms Ltd. 1950s

Historic England is the public body that champions and protects England's historic places

Media ID 13267734

© Historic England Archive

World Heritage Site Persia


12"x10" Modern Frame

Introducing the captivating Persepolis, Iran Framed Print from Media Storehouse and Historic England Archive. This exquisite piece of art transport you back in time to the ancient capital of the Achaemenid Empire, founded by Darius I in 518 BCE. Inspired by Assyrian and Babylonian palace designs, this image of Persepolis showcases the grandeur and magnificence of the past. The intricate details of the palace terrace complex are brought to life in this high-quality print, making it a stunning addition to any home or office. With its rich history and timeless beauty, this print is a must-have for history enthusiasts and art lovers alike. Don't miss out on this opportunity to own a piece of history, order your Persepolis, Iran Framed Print today from Media Storehouse.

10x8 Print in an MDF Wooden Frame with 180 gsm Satin Finish Paper. Glazed using shatter proof thin plexi glass. Frame thickness is 1 inch and depth 0.75 inch. Fluted cardboard backing held with clips. Supplied ready to hang with sawtooth hanger and rubber bumpers. Spot clean with a damp cloth. Packaged foam wrapped in a card.

Contemporary Framed and Mounted Prints - Professionally Made and Ready to Hang

Estimated Image Size (if not cropped) is 25.4cm x 25.4cm (10" x 10")

Estimated Product Size is 25.4cm x 30.5cm (10" x 12")

These are individually made so all sizes are approximate

Artwork printed orientated as per the preview above, with landscape (horizontal) or portrait (vertical) orientation to match the source image.


EDITORS COMMENTS
This print captures the grandeur and historical significance of Persepolis, Iran. The palace terrace complex, once the capital of the Achaemenid Empire established by Darius I in 518 BCE, stands as a testament to ancient Persian civilization. Drawing inspiration from Assyrian and Babylonian palaces, successive great kings added various elements to create an architectural masterpiece. The vertical aerial perspective allows us to appreciate the vastness and intricacy of this world heritage site. From above, we can see the sprawling terraces adorned with majestic columns and intricate carvings that were once bustling with life. Each element tells a story of power, wealth, and cultural exchange during one of history's most influential empires. However, this magnificent complex met its tragic end when Alexander the Great allegedly set it ablaze after his conquest in 330 BCE. Despite its destruction centuries ago, Persepolis continues to captivate our imagination as we marvel at its remnants. Preserved through time by Historic England Archive's remarkable collection, this Aerofilms Ltd. 's photograph taken in the 1950s transports us back in time. It serves as a reminder of humanity's ability to create awe-inspiring structures while also highlighting their vulnerability against forces beyond our control. As we gaze upon this image, let us reflect on Persepolis' enduring legacy and pay homage to those who built it – a testament to human ingenuity that still resonates today.

MADE IN THE USA
Safe Shipping with 30 Day Money Back Guarantee

FREE PERSONALISATION*
We are proud to offer a range of customisation features including Personalised Captions, Color Filters and Picture Zoom Tools

FREE COLORIZATION SERVICE
You can choose advanced AI Colorization for this picture at no extra charge!

SECURE PAYMENTS
We happily accept a wide range of payment options so you can pay for the things you need in the way that is most convenient for you

* Options may vary by product and licensing agreement. Zoomed Pictures can be adjusted in the Basket.

lightbox add My Lightbox



public
Made in USA
thumb_up
Professional quality finish
diamond
Made with high-grade materials
inventory_2
Carefully packed to aid safe arrival



Related Images


Band-e Kaisar, Iran XAWAB0244
Band-e Kaisar, Iran XAWAB0244
Carpenter - Georgiana Thellusson J950101
Carpenter - Georgiana Thellusson J950101
Burj Safita, Syria XAWF04840
Burj Safita, Syria XAWF04840
Violets N100281
Violets N100281
Notre Dame XAWF07001
Notre Dame XAWF07001
Dover Castle siege J020152
Dover Castle siege J020152
Kenilworth Castle EAR010875
Kenilworth Castle EAR010875
Largilliere - Madame Isaac de Thellusson J940560
Largilliere - Madame Isaac de Thellusson J940560
Admiralty Arch 1923 BL26970_009
Admiralty Arch 1923 BL26970_009
Segar - Robert Dudley K060141
Segar - Robert Dudley K060141
Kenilworth Castle Elizabethan Garden N090442
Kenilworth Castle Elizabethan Garden N090442
Gate to Iran - Ancient Persepolis ruins
Gate to Iran - Ancient Persepolis ruins

+

Shipping

+

Choices

+

Reviews

+

Guaranteed