Turks on the Border: Images of Ottoman-Occupied Space in Early Modern Europe.

Golan, Tamara.

Abstract: The fifteenth and sixteenth centuries in Europe were a period of heightened European anxiety over the ever-expanding Ottoman Empire. The successful incursion of the Ottomans into the West posed a viable threat to the borders of Europe. Previous scholarship on early modern images of occupied cities has focused on the ways in which Western artists effaced or diminished the Ottoman presence... read more

Tufts University. Department of Art and Art History.
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