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Cinili Kösk Istanbul

Bütün Türkiye resimleri için buraya basınız veya Istanbul sayfa veya müzeler,
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In the museum complex that includes the Archaeological Museum and the Museum of the Ancient Orient we also find the Çinili Kösk. Çin is from Cina, and means "tile" in Turkish. Çinili is "with tiles", Kösk is the word we know as "kiosk" and means something in the region of "villa". It is the name for a building from 1472, and houses the most marvellous collection of Turkish ceramics. It is here that I fell in love with the great colours and beautiful ornamentation of the best of Turkish tiles, mosque lamps, plates et cetera. See also my galleries on Iznik, and on Kütahya, the town where much of the modern (re)reproduction of this art form is situated. The quality seems to be improving fast, one can buy very good copies of old designs at reasonable prices all over the country. March 2006 I took some new pictures with a digital camera. The exposition had been changed considerably, as a result I could get closer to some of my favorites (and didn’t see some others, that I luckily saw earlier). You may notice changes in colour, I still find it difficult to reconstruct the colour as I saw it, what with all the different colours of artificial light.

ÇİNİLİ KÖŞK SERAMİK MÜZESİ

Çinili Köşk, Arkeoloji Müzesi ve Eski Şark Eserleri Müzesi’nin içinde bulunduğu müze kompleksinde yer alıyor. Çinili Köşk, 1472’den kalma bir binanın adı ve bu bina Türk seramiklerinin en mükemmel koleksiyonuna ev sahipliği yapıyor. En iyi Türk çinilerinin, cami lambalarının ve tabaklarının harika renklerine ve güzel süslemelerine burada aşık oldum. Bu sanatın modern tarzda (yeniden)üretildiği şehirler olan İznik ve Kütahya, galerilerimi de inceleyebilirsiniz. Yapılanların kalitesi hızla artıyor; ülkenin her yerinde eski desenlerin çok iyi örnekleri uygun fiyata bulunabilir.

Türkçe çeviri: Melek Emir. Katkılarından dolayı teşekkür ederim.

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Cinili Kösk and me
Cinili Kösk and me
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1835.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1835.jpg
Cinili Kösk front hall
Cinili Kösk front hall
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1797.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1797.jpg
Istanbul ramble 1227.jpg
Istanbul ramble 1227.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1804.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1804.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1806.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1806.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1802.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1802.jpg
Cinili Kösk ceiling in hall
Cinili Kösk ceiling in hall
Cinili Kösk fountain
Cinili Kösk fountain
Istanbul june 2008 2801.jpg
Istanbul june 2008 2801.jpg
Istanbul june 2008 2804.jpg
Istanbul june 2008 2804.jpg
Istanbul june 2008 2802.jpg
Istanbul june 2008 2802.jpg
Cinili Kösk part of fountain
Cinili Kösk part of fountain
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1790.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1790.jpg
Istanbul june 2008 2803.jpg
Istanbul june 2008 2803.jpg
Door decoration
Door decoration
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1779.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1779.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1778.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1778.jpg
Prayer Niche.jpg
Prayer Niche.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1775.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1775.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1776.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1776.jpg
Ka'aba on tile
Ka'aba on tile
Mosque lamp in blue-white
Mosque lamp in blue-white
Mosque lamp in blue-white detail
Mosque lamp in blue-white detail
Mosque lamp in blue-white detail
Mosque lamp in blue-white detail
Mosque lamp in blue-white detail
Mosque lamp in blue-white detail
Bowl
Bowl
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1791.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1791.jpg
Mosque lamp in polychrome
Mosque lamp in polychrome
Mosque lamp in polychrome detail
Mosque lamp in polychrome detail
Mosque lamp in polychrome detail
Mosque lamp in polychrome detail
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8612.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8612.jpg
Mosque lamp in polychrome
Mosque lamp in polychrome
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8627.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8627.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8613.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8613.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8628.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8628.jpg
Plate in blue and white
Plate in blue and white
Plate in blue and white
Plate in blue and white
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8624.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8624.jpg
Plate in blue and white
Plate in blue and white
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1786.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1786.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1796.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1796.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8617.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8617.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8625.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8625.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8626.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8626.jpg
Plate in blue and white
Plate in blue and white
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1787.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1787.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1789.jpg
Istanbul Cinili Museum 1789.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8618.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8618.jpg
Plate in blue and white
Plate in blue and white
Plate with bird
Plate with bird
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8631.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8631.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8630.jpg
Istanbul Tiled Kiosk or €inili K”sk May 2014 8630.jpg
Plate with fish scale pattern
Plate with fish scale pattern
Plate with polychrome flowers
Plate with polychrome flowers
Tile
Tile
Tile detail
Tile detail
Tile detail
Tile detail
Tile detail
Tile detail
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