Measured drawing of the Tophane Fountain, Istanbul: section and details of the construction of the dome

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RIBApix ref no RIBA66696
CountryTurkey
CityIstanbul
Subject Date1732
Image Date1832
StyleIslamic
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSC62/TEX[39]7
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: On the drawing it is noted that the dome was demolished in 1837, but the roof and dome have since been restored. This drawing was probably produced by a local draughtsman for Charles Felix Marie Texier for use in his publications and later presented to the RIBA.

Subject tags

domes, fountains