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Şeyh Hamdullah

(1436—1520)


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(b. Amasya, 1436; d. Istanbul, 1520).

Ottoman calligrapher. His father, a Suhrawardi shaykh, emigrated from Bukhara to Amasya where Hamdullah studied calligraphy under Khayr al-Din Mar῾ashi. Hamdullah’s early style imitated ...

Subjects: Art.


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