William R. Johnston Nineteenth - Century Art kitap Businessman and philanthropist William T. Walters and his son Henry were unusual art collectors for the 19th century, making extensive purchases of the art of their own time, as well as works from various key artistic periods. Illustrated with 150 color
James Stourton Great Collectors of Our Time (Ciltli) kitap In the early 20th century collecting art was primarily a way for individuals to decorate their homes, but by midcentury many artistic works were being acquired by collectors eager to establish museums and galleries of their own. Sotheby's chairman James
Tarkan Okçuoğlu Sultanahmet and Suleymaniye kitap Together, Suleymaniye (1550-57) and Sultanahmet (1609-16, better known today as the Blue Mosque) are an awe inspiring testament to the power of faith and the splendour of the Ottoman Empire. These two mosques, bearing the names and housing the mausoleums
Maria d'Orey Capucho Iznik Pottery and Tiles kitap After more than 20 years since the Gulbenkian's Iznik pottery catalogue was published comes this book celebrating the impressive decorative repertoire and the great diversity, quantity and quality of Ottoman ceramic ware gathered by Calouste Sarkis
Emmanuel Cooper Compton Verney kitap Compton Verney, a Grade-I listed mansion house in Warwickshire, UK, was re-designed by Robert Adam in the 1760s and is set in parkland landscaped by Lancelot 'Capability' Brown. Compton Verney was bought by Compton Verney House Trust with financial
İlhan Durusoy Pergamum kitap For a brief, shining moment the city of Pergamum set out to rival Athens in splendor and artistic prominence; the world's most famous architects, sculptors and intellectuals gathered there, and its library is said to have contained 20,000 volumes, From
Gilberte Millour John Freely's Istanbul kitap Now John Freely looks afresh at the history, people, traditions and flavours of the city with which he has been so intimately connected for nearly half a century, recording the changes alongside the constancy of its spirit and character. Lavishly
J. Barnabe Hagia Sophia kitap One of the greatest monuments of Byzantium, Hagia Sophia was built in the 6th century, but its exterior does not exhibit the characteristics of that century. The buttresses built to support the outer walls to ensure their endurance over the centuries,
J. Thomas "Mosques of İstanbul Including The Mosques of Bursa and Edirne" kitap The mosques of Istanbul represent the splendour of Islamic architecture. Their central domes, rising above the skyline of the city, convey both the ideals and ambitions of powerful Ottoman sultans and the brilliance of the architects who created them.
Henry Matthews İstanbul'un Camileri kitap İstanbul'un camileri İslam mimarisinin görkemini temsil eder. Camiler, kentin silueti üzerinde yükselen kubbeleriyle, kudretli Osmanlı sultanlarının hayalleriyle tutkularını yansıtırken, bir yandan da bu yapıları inşa etmiş olan
Ahmet Tural Islam kitap The artistic heritage of Islam is characterized by the vast dimension of the areas involved and the continuation of the Islamic culture during fourteen centuries. This book beautifully illustrates public art in the form of archictecture, calligraphy,
Gönül Öney Art Nouveau kitap In the late 19th and early 20th century Art Nouveau filtered through every aspect of artistic production, finding its most striking expression in architecture, interior design and the decorative arts. This book contains over 300 of the most famous and
Kolektif 20th Century Art kitap This book takes us on a journey through the last century, starting in 1907 with Picasso's Les Demoiselles d'Avignon, through the avantgarde movements, Bauhaus and Jackson Pollock to Conceptional Art.