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Topkapi Palace

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  • 1937

The Second Court of the Topkapi Palace from an engraving by A.I. Melling in Voyage Pittoresque de Contantinople (Paris, 1819). Photograph taken of The Harem: an Account of the Institution as it Existed in the Palace of the Turkish Sultans with a H...

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Harem

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  • 1937

The female public baths from d'Ohsson's Tableau general de l'Empire Othoman (Paris, 1787). Photograph taken of The Harem: an Account of the Institution as it Existed in the Palace of the Turkish Sultans with a History of the Grand Seragilio from i...

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Mehmet the Conqueror

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  • 1937

Mehmet II - the artist is unknown, but the work has been attributed to both Gentile Bellini and to Contanzo da Ferrara. See Basil Grey, Burlington Magazine, lxi (1932), p. 4 et seg. Photograph taken from The Harem: an Account of the Institution as...

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Eunuch

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  • 1937

The Kislar Agha, or Chief Black Eunuch. Photograph taken of The Harem: an Account of the Institution as it Existed in the Palace of the Turkish Sultans with a History of the Grand Seragilio from its Foundation to the Present Time, N.M. Penzer (Lo...

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Kadin

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  • 1937

A Kadin (woman) in indoor costume from The Costume of Turkey by W. Miller (London, 1802). Photograph taken of The Harem: an Account of the Institution as it Existed in the Palace of the Turkish Sultans with a History of the Grand Seragilio from i...

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Selim III

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  • 1937

The Procession of the Feast of Bairam from an engraving by A.I. Melling in Voyage Pittoresque de Contantinople (Paris, 1819). Photograph taken of The Harem: an Account of the Institution as it Existed in the Palace of the Turkish Sultans with a Hi...

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)