Venice and the Ottoman Empire A Tale of Art, Culture, and Exchange

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Accompanying a major traveling exhibition, this book examines the unique artistic and cultural exchange between the Republic of Venice and Turkish Ottoman culture and identity over a three-hundred-year period.

From the early Renaissance to the end of the eighteenth century, Venice held a central position in the global trade network. This book explores how artistic and cultural ideas originating in the Ottoman Empire arrived in Venice and were reinterpreted through the decorative arts, printed books, painting, drawing, and architecture.



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ISBN:

9780847838790

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

208

Weight:

566.99g

RRP:

$150.00

Category:

History , Art and Photography

Publisher:

Rizzoli International

Published:

01 October 2024