Murat I Rests After a Triumph, from the Hünername (1523; sourced from Osmanlı Tasvir Sanatları)
Abdulcelil Levni (died 1732) was an Ottoman court painter and miniaturist. He was born in Edirne in the late 17th century. He became the most prominent painter in the Ottoman Empire. He composed masterpieces: the Surname-i Sultan Ahmed Han and the Surname-i Vehbi ("Book of Festival").He loved painting single-leaved miniatures depicting individuals: beautiful girls, languidly reclining ladies, and charming young men.~ we love Levni! we love history! www.armadaistanbul.com
Siege of Temesvár (1552 CE) (Hünernâme (1588 CE Ottoman Miniature Painting) -Seyyid Lokman) | Sipahi (Ottoman Turk Cavalry (On Foot, Armored)), Silahtar (Emperor Bodyguard (Red Cap)), Deli (Ottoman Hungarian Irregular Cavalry (Spearing))
Minyatür-miniature. Lady from the Palace. Levni, 18th century.
Minyatür-miniature. A youth. Levni, 18th century.
Suleiman arrives to the Siege of Székesfehérvár, 1543