Semavi Eyice

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Prof. Dr.

Semavi Eyice
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A relief of Semavi Eyice in his parent's hometown of Amasra
Born(1922-12-09)9 December 1922[1]
Died28 May 2018(2018-05-28) (aged 95)
Istanbul, Turkey
NationalityTurkish
EducationArt History
Alma materUniversity of Istanbul
OccupationAcademic
Known forResearch on Byzantine and Ottoman Art and Archaeology
Spouse(s)Kamran Yalgın

Semavi Eyice (December 9, 1922 in Istanbul, Turkey[2] – May 28, 2018 in Istanbul, Turkey)[3] was a Turkish art historian and archaeologist.[2] He worked in the study of Byzantine and Ottoman art in Istanbul.[2] Professor Eyice was thought as the pioneer of Byzantine studies in Turkey.[4][5][6]

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  1. ""Ben daha ne söyleyeyim." SEMAVİ EYİCE (Hayatı ve Eserleri)". İsmail Hakkı ALTUNTAŞ. Archived from the original on 21 November 2015. Retrieved 20 November 2015.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "Prof. Dr. Semavi Eyice". Turkish Cultural Foundation. Retrieved 30 March 2012.
  3. "Byzantine art specialist Semavi Eyice dies aged 96". Hürriyet Daily News.
  4. "Byzantine Studies and Semavi Eyice Library". Istanbul Research Institute. Archived from the original on 23 February 2013. Retrieved 30 March 2012.
  5. Güreli, Nail (8 April 2012). "Kitap Bağışçılarının İsmi Unutulmuyor". Milliyet Cadde (in Turkish). Retrieved 12 April 2012.
  6. Güldal, Fatih. "Şehre ve Sanat Tarihine Adanmış Bir Ömür: Semavi Eyice" (in Turkish). Din ve Hayat. Retrieved 12 April 2012.