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Georgian Architecture in Turkey

As an example, the cathedral of Ishan, province of Artvin, in northeastern Turkey (Tao-Klarjeti) is presented here visually. Other buildings, especially churches, will follow ...

The Ishan Cathedral was the subject of the dissertation by Mine Kadiroglu-Leube, which since the late 1980s has done more than any other art historian to research and preserve the often dilapidated Georgian churches in northeastern Turkey.

Further reading: Mine Kadiroğlu, The architecture of the Georgian Church at İşhan, European university studies. Series XXVIII, History of art, Publications universitaires européennes. Série XXVIII, Histoire de l’art, vol. 121 = vol. 121 (Frankfurt am Main ; New York: Lang, 1991).

Sunday, 26 July 2020