Category Archives: 1845

Tannhäuser. Elizabeth, the Landgravine. Richard Wagner.

Opera Tannhäuser. Elizabeth, the Landgravine. Richard Wagner. German composer.

Elizabeth, the Landgravine.

Tannhäuser. Elizabeth, the Landgravine.

ELIZABETH is kneeling at the shrine in prayer for Tannhäuser, when she hears the chorus of the band of returning pilgrims, of whom he was one. Continue reading

Resident of Lile Loo-choo, Ryukyu islands Asia.

Nansei Islands Resident. Lile Loo-choo, Ryukyu islands costumes. Traditional Lewchewan costume. Asian dress

Resident of Lile Loo-choo. Ryukyuan Asia.

Resident of Lile Loo-choo, Ryukyu islands, Nansei Islands Asia in 1840.

Habitant de l`Île Lou-Tchou. Asie.

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Scottish clan Mac Dhubhich, or Mac Duffs.

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Mac Dhubhich, Mac Duffs.The Clans of the Scottish Highlands. Scottish kilts, tartans. Traditional Scottish National Costume.

Mac Dhubhich or Mac Duffs.

The Clans of the Scottish Highlands.

MAC DHUBHICH, OR MAC DUFFS.

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Dromedaries Halting in the Desert. The Oriental Album.

Arabian traditional costumes. Dromedaries Halting in the Desert.

Dromedaries Halting in the Desert 1848

Dromedaries Halting in the Desert 1848

The Oriental Album. Characters, costumes, and modes of life, in the valley of the Nile by James Augustus St. John (1801-1875).
Painting by Emile Prisse d’Avennes. Dedicated to the artist’s friend, the botanist George Lloyd. Engraved by Eugene Le Roux (1807-63). Published by James Madden, London 1851

A Caravan. Kafila with a Camel Bearing a Hodesh.

Traditional Arabian Costume. A caravan of camels. Kafila with a Camel Bearing a Hodesh

Kafila with a Camel Bearing a Hodesh

Kafila with a Camel Bearing a Hodesh.

(A caravan of camels has pitched their camp in an oasis)

The Oriental Album. Characters, costumes, and modes of life, in the valley of the Nile by James Augustus St. John (1801-1875).
Painting by Emile Prisse d’Avennes. Dedicated to the artist’s friend, the botanist George Lloyd. Engraved by Eugene Le Roux (1807-63). Published by James Madden, London 1851

Nejdi, Arabian Horse

Arabian Peninsula. Arabian Horse

Nejdi Horse, Arabia

Nejdi Horse, Arabia

Characters, costumes, and modes of life, in the valley of the Nile.
by James Augustus St. John (1801-1875). Painting by Emile Prisse d’Avennes. Dedicated to the artist’s friend, the botanist George Lloyd. Engraved by Eugene Le Roux (1807-63). Published by James Madden, London 1851

A Berber Playing the Kissar

Arabian musician. Berber, Kissar. Egypt traditional costumes.

A Berber Playing the Kissar

A Berber Playing the Kissar

A Berber Playing the Kissar to Women of the Same Tribe. Egyptian Costumes and scenery in 1845

Characters, costumes, and modes of life, in the valley of the Nile by James Augustus St. John (1801-1875). Painting by Emile Prisse d’Avennes. Dedicated to the artist’s friend, the botanist George Lloyd. Engraved by Eugene Le Roux (1807-63). Published by James Madden, London 1851

Scottish clans Raonuil, or Mac Donalds of Clan Ranald

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Traditional Scottish National Costume. Mac Donalds of Clan Ranald. The Clans of the Scottish Highlands. Scottish kilts, tartans.

Raonuil, or Mac Donalds of Clan Ranald

SCOTTISH CLANS RAONUIL, OR MAC DONALDS OF CLAN RANALD.

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Clan Gillinhreac, or Mac Gillivray of the Scottish Highlands.

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Clan Gillinhreac, Mac Gillivray. Traditional Scottish National Costume.The Clans of the Scottish Highlands. Scottish kilts, tartans.

Clan Gillinhreac or Mac Gillivray

The Clans of the Scottish Highlands.

CLAN GILLINHREAC, OR MAC GILLIVRAY.

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The Clans of the Scottish Highlands. Clan Chisholms.

Traditional Scottish national costume. Scottish Tartan, Kilt. Clan Siosal. Clan Chisholms.

Clann Siosal, or the Chisholms

CLANN SIOSAL, OR THE CHISHOLMS.

The Clans of the Scottish Highlands.

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