Panoramic view of the Topkapi Palace from one of the minarets of Hagia Sophia. In the foreground the first courtyard of the palace with Hagia Irene on the left. In the background the Gate of Salutation, the Tower of Justice, the Divan and the imperial kitchens.
Panorama de Constantinople, pris d'un de minarets de Ste. Sophie.
FOSSATI, Gaspard. Aya Sofia Constantinople, As recently restored by Order of H.M. the Sultan Abdul Medjid, London, P. & C. Colhaghi, 1852.
Architecture and built environment
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