Ottoman Miniature Art

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Illuminated Manuscript, Map of the city of Damietta (Shahr-i Dumyād) on the Egyptian coast from Book on Navigation, Walters Art Museum

Illuminated Manuscript, Map of the city of Damietta (Shahr-i Dumyād) on the Egyptian coast from Book on Navigation, Walters Art Museum

Piri Reis View of Venice" 1525

Piri Reis View of Venice" 1525

A map of Egypt  by Ottoman admiral and cartographer Piri Reis in Kitab-i Bahriye, 16 century.

A map of Egypt by Ottoman admiral and cartographer Piri Reis in Kitab-i Bahriye, 16 century.

Venice, as rendered by Ottoman admiral and cartographer Piri Reis in his Kitab-i Bahriye, a book of portolan charts and sailing directions produced in the early 16th century. (via Islamic Arts and Architecture)

Venice, as rendered by Ottoman admiral and cartographer Piri Reis in his Kitab-i Bahriye, a book of portolan charts and sailing directions produced in the early 16th century. (via Islamic Arts and Architecture)

Cut-paper work illustration of a pavilion flanked by cypress trees in a garden filled with tulips and other flowers. The illustration is from an album dated 1687 by the calligrapher Mehemed bin Ahmed Sirozi. Calligraphy album.

Cut-paper work illustration of a pavilion flanked by cypress trees in a garden filled with tulips and other flowers. The illustration is from an album dated 1687 by the calligrapher Mehemed bin Ahmed Sirozi. Calligraphy album.

Detail of the illuminated opening page of the Persian manuscript, Gulistan, by the thirteenth-century poet, Sadi, one of Persia’s great literary masters. Gulistan means ‘rose-garden’, and the manuscript is made up of stories each representing a flower of the poetic garden. This manuscript was copied in 1649.

Detail of the illuminated opening page of the Persian manuscript, Gulistan, by the thirteenth-century poet, Sadi, one of Persia’s great literary masters. Gulistan means ‘rose-garden’, and the manuscript is made up of stories each representing a flower of the poetic garden. This manuscript was copied in 1649.

Dervish-Ethemi,Recueil de costumes et vêtements de l'Empire ottoman au 18e siècle-Monnier, Joseph Gabriel (1745-1818 ; colonel du génie) Gallica,BnF

Dervish-Ethemi,Recueil de costumes et vêtements de l'Empire ottoman au 18e siècle-Monnier, Joseph Gabriel (1745-1818 ; colonel du génie) Gallica,BnF

Femme Grecque [Recueil. Dessins originaux de costumes turcs : un recueil de dessins aquarelles] Sujet : Turquie, Costumes, XVIIIe s. Type : image fixe Identifiant : ark:/12148/btv1b8455918s

Femme Grecque [Recueil. Dessins originaux de costumes turcs : un recueil de dessins aquarelles] Sujet : Turquie, Costumes, XVIIIe s. Type : image fixe Identifiant : ark:/12148/btv1b8455918s

Charles de Ferriol, “Dervish” from Recueil de cent estampes représentant différentes nations du Levant, Paris: Le Hay, 1714

Charles de Ferriol, “Dervish” from Recueil de cent estampes représentant différentes nations du Levant, Paris: Le Hay, 1714

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