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art and coffee

Painting and literature. The coffee was a source of great inspiration for painters, able to find among the tables in these rooms. One of the first representations of coffee is, in effect, a miniature Ottoman half of the sixteenth century, when Istanbul was full of "Kahvehan", the local public pouring the drink. By Van Gogh and in more recent times, by artists such as Hopper and Morandi. The Artists of all ages have drawn atmospheres of these public places, goggled at the faces hanging on the cups, to converse Placido and composed by noblewomen or that convulsive men of letters.