4566 - BELGIË-BRUSSEL - The Sultan's World - 27.02.2015-31.05.2015

Paolo Veronese (and workshop), Sultan Bajezid I © Collection Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen, München

Explore the Ottoman Empire along with Renaissance painters and thinkers. After the Ottomans invaded Constantinople in 1453 Ottoman culture held a certain multifaceted fascination on the West. Visit the exhibition The Sultan’s World. The Ottoman Orient in Renaissance Art to re-experience this turning point in history, which gave rise to cultural interchange and mutual influences in spite of military conflicts and prejudices. Step into the magical world of the Ottomans, following in the footsteps of Bellini, Dürer, Veronese, Tintoretto, Memling and other artists.

BOZAR - The Sultan's World - The Ottoman Orient in Renaissance Art - 27.02.2015-31.05.2015

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