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Picturing history at the Ottoman court

Author: Emine Fetvacı
Publisher: Bloomington & Indianapolis : Indiana University Press, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Ottoman court of the late 16th century produced an unprecedented number of sumptuously illustrated chronicles. While usually dismissed as imperial eulogies, Emine Fetvaci demonstrates that these books commented on contemporary events, promoted the political agendas of courtiers as well as the sultan, and presented their patrons and creators in ways that helped shape the perspectives of their elite audience.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Hof
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Emine Fetvacı
ISBN: 9780253006783 0253006783
OCLC Number: 827722621
Description: xiii, 316 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Circulation, audience, and the creation of a shared court culture --
Making books at the Ottoman court --
Sokollu Mehmed Pasha and the illustrated Ottoman histories --
Chief Black Eunuch Mehmed Agha: negotiating the sultanic image --
In the image of a military ruler --
A Venetian Ottomanized: Chief White Eunuch Gazanfer Agha and his artistic patronage.
Responsibility: Emine Fetvacı.

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