Turkish Bookbinding in the 15th Century: The Foundation of an Ottoman Court Style

The Foundation of an Ottoman Court Style

Julian Raby

Traces the development of the early Ottoman style under influence from their neighbours, with illustrations of 41 masterpieces of bookbinding.
Publication date:
April 2006
Publisher :
Azimuth
Language:
English
Format Available     Quantity Price
Hardback
ISBN : 9781898592013

Dimensions : 334 X 240 mm
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£75.00

Overview
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Produced for the Association Internationale de Bibliophilie, this book traces the development of the early Ottoman style under influence from their neighbours; the impact of the patronage of Sultan Mehmed the Conqueror; and the development of the ‘classical' style under his successor Bayezid II. A catalogue section provides beautiful illustrations of 41 masterpieces of bookbinding; with technical appendices, bibliography, concordance and index.