Kerman National Library

Southeastern Iran

The hushed Kerman National Library has modestly billed itself as Iran's ‘greatest informatic research centre’, but for non-Farsi speakers it’s the architecture that appeals, a harmonious variation on late Qajar-era design with a forest of interior columns supporting vaulted bare-brick ceilings. Originally a wool-spinning factory, it was constructed between 1929 and 1934.

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