Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Wind Scoop and Qa'a

Accession Number: 
106306
Order Title: 
Friedrich Ragette; Traditional Domestic Architecture of the Arab Region, Stuttgart: Edition Axel Menges, 2003 (106222-106381)
Type of View: 
all
View Title: 
drawing showing flow of air from wind scoop to qa'a
Image Rights: 
copyrighted
Source Institution: 
NCSU Libraries
Collection: 
Design Library Image Collection
Culture: 
Egyptian
Culture: 
Arabian
Subject: 
natural ventilation
Subject: 
houses
Subject: 
living rooms
Subject: 
wind catchers
Subject: 
winds (weather-related phenomena)
Subject: 
passive cooling
Work Types: 
Art; drawings (visual works)
Preferred Title: 
Wind Scoop and Qa'a
Agent Display: 
Unknown (Egyptian)
Date: 
ca. 2000 (creation)
Technique: 
drawing (image-making)
Alternate Title: 
Wind Scoop and Principal Living Room
Locations: 
Cairo, Cairo, Egypt
Location Type: 
(current)
Style/Period: 
Middle Eastern
Classification: 
Architecture