Mahmud I

Art and architecture that coincided with the rule of Mahmud I, who ruled from 1730 to 1754. He built several fountains during his reign including the large Indian-inspired fountain of Tophane. Also under his supervision was the Nuruosmaniye mosque, which broke from Ottoman tradition with more Western style rectangular ground plans.

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Mahmud I
Mahmut I
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Refers to the art and architecture that coincided with the rule of Mahmud I, who ruled from 1730 to 1754. He built several fountains during his reign including the large Indian-inspired fountain of Tophane. Also under his supervision was the Nuruosmaniye mosque, which broke from Ottoman tradition with more Western style rectangular ground plans.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300021692. The J. Paul Getty Trust.