- Par les rues et par les chemins ("Through the streets and the paths") - inspired by rondo form
- Les parfums de la nuit ("The fragrance of the night") - the atmosphere of a fascinating Spanish night
- Le matin d'un jour de fête ("The morning of a festival day") - a procession of a 'banda de guitarras'.
Ibéria is the most popular of the three orchestral Images and itself forms a triptych within a triptych. The three sections of Ibéria are:
The music is inspired by impressions of Spain. a quote from Debussy to Caplet from a letter of 26 February 1910: