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L'intérieur de la mosquée, avant sa restauration

L'intérieur de la mosquée, avant sa restauration

 
 
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Summary

Print shows nave of Ayasofya Mosque, formerly the Church of Hagia Sophia, facing east, before restoration; with groups of men in traditional dress.
Title derived from plate list.
Illus. in: Aya Sofia, Constantinople, as recently restored by order of H.M. the Sultan Abdul Medjid / from the original drawings by Chevalier Gaspard Fossati; lithographed by Louis Haghe, Esq. London : Messrs. P. & D. Colnagni & Co., 1852, [p. 11, plate 24].
Some plates were bound in volume in incorrect numbering sequence.
Same view as plate 3: Vue générale de la grande nef, en regardant l'orient.

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Date

01/01/1852
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Contributors

Haghe, Louis, 1806-1885, lithographer
Fossati, Gaspare, 1809-1883, artist
place

Location

Silahtarağa (Istanbul, Turkey)41.06667, 28.93333
Google Map of 41.06666666666667, 28.933333333333334
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Source

Library of Congress
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