Selim I

Style and period that coincided with the reign of Selim I, 'the Grim,' 1512 to 1520. He enlarged the Ottoman Empire in both Syria and Egypt, and as a result little would be built during this period.

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Selim I
Selim the Grim
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Refers to the style and period that coincided with the reign of Selim I, 'the Grim,' 1512 to 1520. He enlarged the Ottoman Empire in both Syria and Egypt, and as a result little would be built during this period.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300021669. The J. Paul Getty Trust.