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Hagia Sophia Agape ©2011 by Trici Venola. Drawn during 25 hours in June from the terrace at Seven Hills Restaurant, Sultanahmet. Shows the East Face of this grand old Empress, weathered from 1500 years of storm, siege, fire, sunglare and the Crusades. 500 years ago Mimar Sinan, the great Renaissance architect, fortified the dome with buttresses anchored with minarets. Commissioned by the Michael Constantinou Family.

Hagia Sophia Agape ©2011 by Trici Venola. Drawn during 25 hours in June from the terrace at Seven Hills Restaurant, Sultanahmet. Shows the East Face of this grand old Empress, weathered from 1500 years of storm, siege, fire, sunglare and the Crusades. 500 years ago Mimar Sinan, the great Renaissance architect, fortified the dome with buttresses anchored with minarets. Commissioned by the Michael Constantinou Family.

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