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Kariye: One Monument, Two Monumental Personalities

From Theodore Metochites to Thomas Whittemore

Published by Pera Museum

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The book of the exhibition, reviewed in Cornucopia 37 by Robert Ousterhout. The exhibition traced the 14th century restoration programme carried out under the auspices of Theodore Metochites, both Prime Minister of the Byzantine Empire and the leading intellectual of his day, and the 1945 restoration programme initiated by Thomas Whittemore on behalf of the Byzantine Institute of America and completed under the auspices of the Dumbarton Oaks Field Committee.

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