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The Architecture of the Kariye Camii in Istanbul

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$45.00 • £36.95 • €40.50

ISBN 9780884021650

Publication Date: 01/01/1988

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292 pages

8-1/2 x 11 inches

166 black and white

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The Kariye Camii remains one of the most important and best-known monuments of the Byzantine world. Rebuilt and decorated in the early fourteenth century by the statesman and scholar Theodore Metochites, the Kariye Camii played a key role in the development of Late Byzantine art. Robert Ousterhout presents a detailed structural history and architectural analysis of this important building, and shows that the Kariye Camii was equally important in the development of Late Byzantine architecture.

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