Several recent Turkish language books have come to my attention that may
be of interest to some of you. I have yet to see these in person, but
perhaps someone would like to review them for this list?
E62E565DBD1A21150> Türklerin Ebru Sanati
E62E565DBD1A21150> (The Turk's Art of Ebru) edited by Hikmet
The above contains articles by Hikmet Barutçugil, Tolga Funda, Ekrem
Kaftan, Feridun Özgören, Prof. Dr. Ahmet Yüksel Özemre, Eda
Özbekkangay, M. Ugur Derman, Ahmet Güner Sayar, Prof. Dr. M.
Kemal Öze, Prof. Dr. Ilhami Turan, Mustafa Özdamar, Sevim Cesur,
Dr. Mehmet Refii Kileci, and Edhem Çaliskan.
Mustafa Esat Düzgünman ve Ebru: Mustafa Esat Düzgünman and
303> by Muin Nursen Eris
The above is an overview of the life and work of the late master Mustafa
Arsivin Rengi Osmanli Belgelerinde Ebru ve Etiket
by Ilhan Ovalioglu
The images in the above are of historic papers, including early marbled
floral designs. I understand that many of the papers are reproduced
from endpapers found in old Ottoman Turkish account books. As such,
many are similar to images found in this book published 10 years ago:
Basbakanlik Osmanli Arsivi'ndeki Belge Türleri,
Padisah el Yazilari ve Belge Restorasyonu.
You may be able to order this book from a library near you using
interlibrary loan services at your public library.
In addition, a few small images taken from the above can be viewed here.
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