ANN: Mediterranean Encounters

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Mediterranean Encounters: Artists Between Europe and the Ottoman Empire, 1774-1839 is now out in paperback, with an additional 30% discount (promotion code NR21).

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Contents

Elisabeth A. Fraser, Mediterranean Encounters: Artists Between Europe and the Ottoman Empire, 1774-1839, Penn State University Press, ISBN: 978-0-271-08506-7

 

Introduction: Interpreting Travel in the Ottoman Mediterranean

Part I: Power in Question                                                                                                 

Chapter 1: Reading Choiseul in the Gaps of the Orientalist Archive                                             

Chapter 2: In the Shadow of les Grands: Cassas’s Orientalist Self-Fashioning                    

Part II: Ottoman Culture Abroad                                                                                    

Chapter 3: The Translator’s Art: Mouradgea d’Ohsson, Ottoman Dragoman in Paris

Chapter 4: Miniatures in Black and White: Melling’s Istanbul                                    

Part III: Contradictory Contact                                                                                        

Chapter 5: Skin of Nation, Body of Empire: Louis Dupré in Ottoman Greece      

Chapter 6: A Painter’s Renunciation: Delacroix in North Africa