After the Athenian plot against Ottoman rule was put down by Mehmed II, the Parthenon was appropriated to be used as a mosque from a Greek Orthodox church.
|c.||Engraving of the first photograph of the Parthenon. Daguerreotype photograph taken by Pierre-Gustave Joly de Lotbinière in October, 1839. Engraved by Frédéric Martens. Published in Excursions daguerriennes by Noël Paymal Lerebours in 1841.|
|Latest Update: March 17, 2018|