Girl Reciting Qu'ran Osman Hamdi Bey (Turkish, Oil on canvas. Bey was an Ottoman statesman, intellectual, art expert and also a prominent and pioneering Turkish painter. He was also an accomplished archaeologist, and is considered.
Originally Posted by Efendi I can't help adding these: The painter is Osman Hamdi Bey: The Girl Reading Kuran: Musician Girl: Very beautiful paintings.
Theologist The scholar A young emir studying Osman Hamdi Bey born 1842 in Constantinople (Istanbul), Turkey .
Continuation post of Listopia: Favorite art about women reading. The Rain It Raineth Every Day Leonard Campbell Taylor (UK, The reader made a pause to look out at the “rain that it…
By Osman Hamdi Bey was an Ottoman administrator, intellectual, art expert and also a prominent and pioneering painter. He was also an accomplished archaeologist, and is considered as the pioneer of the museum curator's profession in Turkey