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Dervishes of Sovereignty, The Sovereignty of Dervishes

The Mevlevi Order in istanbul

By Ekrem Isin
Published by Pera Museum

£25.00 / $31.84 / €29.62
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Book Description

To commemerate the 800th anniversary of the great mystic Mevlana Celaleddin-i Rumi’s birth, the Pera Museum has hosted an exhibition organised by the Suna & Inan Kirac Foundation Istanbul Research Institute. This beautifully produced catalogue documents the Mevlevi dervishes in Istanbul from the late 13th to the early 20th century with paintings, photographs, calligraphy, costume and artifacts. English text alongside the Turkish.

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