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Title: Painting exhibitions at Turkish museums showcase 'Rum' (Greek) artists
Post by: biro on May 24, 2011, 07:15:39 PM
On Monday, two exhibitions of 'Rum' (Greek) art (http://www.todayszaman.com/news-244952-greek-painters-exhibition-at-topkapi-palace-looks-to-new-horizons.html) opened, at the Sakip Sabanci Museum of Sabanci University, and the Topkapi Palace Museum, respectively.

From the article:
...(T)he exhibition, divided on a thematic and chronological basis, comprises approximately 100 works including portraits of sultans and high-ranking Ottoman officials, portraits of hierarchs from the collection of the Halki Theological School, church icons and views of ─░stanbul.