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Name of Object:

The Port From The Galata Tower


Istanbul, Turkey

Holding Institution:

Pera Museum

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Date of Object:

Mid-19th century


Abdullah Brothers

Material(s) / Technique(s):

Albumen Paper


w223+h569 cm


Abdullah Brothers is the name given to three men with Armenian origin, Viçen (1820–1902), Hovsep Abdullahyan (1830–1908) and Kevork (1839–1918) who started art of photography in Turkey. For 40 years they photographed people of Istanbul, landscapes, various political and social events, prepared albums of historical and cultural values and monuments.

Archival or Bibliographical Reference:

Suna and İnan Kıraç Foundation

Citation of this web page:

"The Port From The Galata Tower " in "Sharing History", Museum With No Frontiers, 2018. http://www.sharinghistory.org/database_item.php?id=object;AWE;tr;28;en;N

MWNF Working Number: TR2 024

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