Ottoman Baroque : the architectural refashioning of eighteenth-century Istanbul

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Full title: Ottoman Baroque : the architectural refashioning of eighteenth-century Istanbul / Ünver Rüstem.
Main author: Rüstem, Ünver, (Author)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Setting the scene : the return to Istanbul
  • Pleasing times and their "pleasing new style" : Mahmud I and the emergence of the Ottoman Baroque
  • A tradition reborn : the Nuruosmaniye mosque and its global audiences
  • The old, the new, and the in-between : stylistic consciousness and the establishment of tradition
  • At the sultan's threshold : the architecture of engagement as new imperial paradigm
  • Conclusion.