search for items    
 
   
 
 

 
        Items overview    

   
Oil paintings
Works on paper
Sculpture
Other work of arts
Silver
 


 
 
 
Artists
 
Categories
 
price range €uro
 


Themes
Keywords


 
Your shopping basket
0.00 € (0 items)
order now


 
        Members Log in    
 
  
User Email
Password
remain logged in
 
     registrier here
   
 
 
 
Artist:     Diyarbakirli Tahsin (Turkish,1875 - 1937), circle of
Title:     View of Istanbul from the sea
Item ID   5110
Price:     800.00 €
   

   
 

Picture gallery
Click on images to see larger pictures!



  
  
 

  
  
 

  

 

Impressionistic study with view of Istanbul from the seaside was executed in the early 20th Century in the manner very close to seascapes by Diyarbakirli Tahsin (1875 Diyarbakirli, Turkey - 1937).

Diyarbakirli Tahsin, named after his birthplace Diyarbakirli, is considered one of the most important Turkish artists of the early 20th century. He mainly depicts the sea, whose multi-faceted spectacles characterize his oeuvre. Tahsin studied at the Military Academy in Istanbul, which he left in 1895 as a cavalry officer. Parallel to his successful military career, he was promoted to the rank of major, Tahsin was constantly active as a painter. Between 1914 and 1918 he served in the Public Art Institute of the General Staff and was commissioned numerous depictions of naval battles. In addition, Tahsin also produced masterful paintings that were purely depicting atmospheric seascapes.

Literature: Artist lexicons by Bénézit (in French), Comanducci (in Italian), Thieme/Becker and Fuchs ( (both in German), in on-line : mutualart.com.

Inscriptions: signed illegible with Arabic litters.

Technique: oil on wood, gold-plated frame.

Measurements: unframed w 8 3/8" x h 4 5/8" (21,3 x 11,7 cm); framed w 9 1/4" x h 5 1/2" ((23,5 x 14 cm).

Condition: good.


   
Webshop by www.trade-system.at