ayrac
ayrac
Dolmabahçe Palace and Gulls-Palaces of Istanbul
  • 0 Points
No Comments Have Been Added Yet For This Artwork. Wanna Be The First?
A view of historic Dolmabahçe Palace and Seagulls (Turkish: Martılar) from Şehit Karaoğlanoğlu Steamboat (Şehit Karaoğlanoğlu Vapuru) in winter. The Dolmabahçe Palace (Turkish: Dolmabahçe Sarayı) located in the Beşiktaş District of Şehr-i Istanbul Turkey, on the European coastline of the Bosphorus Strait, served as the main administrative center of the Ottoman Empire from 1856 to 1922, apart from a 22-year interval (1887-1909) in which Yıldız Palace was used.

The Palace built in 19 th century and ordered by the Ottoman Empire's 31st Sultan, Abdülmecid I, is one of the most glamorous palaces in the world. It was the administrative center of the late Ottoman Empire with the last of Ottoman Sultans was residing there. After the foundation of the Turkish Republic in Ankara, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk transferred all government functions to the youthful capital but on his visits to Istanbul Ataturk occupied only a small room at Dolmabahce Palace as his own. He stayed, welcomed his foreign guests and made a practical center for national, historical and language congress and for international conferences.
RECENT CRITIQUES and COMMENTS
Loading...

COPYRIGHT OWNER © 2011 All Rights Reserved
Photo1xCom Photo1xCom
Profile
ARTWORKS
Photographics:** 1243 Artworks
Total Points: 2370 Points
Panorama 1453 Tarih Müzesi
Galata Tower in Summer
Hall of Preserved Harmony
Sheila Lighthouse
UniCredit Bank Austria
Bombasırtı Vakası
Saddle Ranch Chop House-West Hollywood
Hôtel des Invalides
MASTERS OF ART - Artwork Details
Album Name: Travel City Guide
Categories: PHOTOGRAPHY
Travel Photos
Architectural Designs
Resolution: 1600 x 1071
Dosya Boyutu: 2 Mb
Release Date: 09.12.2011 15:24
Country: TURKEY
Comments: 0
Views: 7
Favorites: 0 Art Lovers added this
Courtyard of Mevlid-i Halil
Street of Postmen
When The Sun Goes Down in Istanbul
Red Tomatoes of the Castle
Universal Astrolabe
Castle of Urfa and Story of Prophet Abraham
Breathtaking Domes of Valide Sultan (New Mosque)
Maltepe Bryas
Summertime Big Island
Magnifying Property of the Segment
Nostalgic Riva
Mysterious Hagia Sophia

© 2008 Interface Design ~Foxnet Pro Solutions~ All rights reserved and their responsibilities of Artworks concerning to Photograph, Graphic and any other material to Owners. No part of all artworks can be reproduced, photocopied or transmitted electronically or in any form or by any means without permission of the copyright owner. It is a guilt according to Law No:5846 on Intellectual and Artistic Works and Other International Laws. The best screen solubility for this site is 1024x685 (32 bit), IE 8+ and Firefox 3.0+ Copy Right 2010 All Right Reserved /SUGRAPHIC.COM-Masters of Art/