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The Blue Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey

The Blue Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey

$156.00

AN original vintage poster showing the interior of Istanbul’s most spectacular mosque. 

Size
70cm x 50cm

Condition
Wear at margins including minor tears, also some foxing; otherwise fair. If you would like to know more please get in touch.

Background
The Blue Mosque, also known as the Sultan Ahmed Mosque, was built in the early years of the 17th century and is famous for its great scale, its six minarets and (seen here) its fabulous tiling. The poster, which is not dated, was published by the Turkish Ministry of Press, Broadcasting and Tourism. The photographer was S. Karamani and the printer was Dogan Kardes of Istanbul. 



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