Tag Archives: Oriental Scenery

Oriental Scenery 1786–1794, Engraved by Thomas Daniell (1749-1840) and William Daniell (1769-1837).

Herodias. A Mirror of Fair Women.

Herodias, Salome,  Emperor Caligula, Antipas, John the Baptist.

Herodias (8 BC to 39 AD). Divorced wife of Herodes Boethos. Mother of Salome.

Herodias. A Mirror of Fair Women.

Theodore Child, in “A Mirror of Fair Women,” published in “Harper’s Bazaar,” says: “The women of the Idumean family of the Herods are famous in history for their fatal charms and their insatiable ambition… . Continue reading

Don Juan. Lord Byron’s Haidée.

Lord Byron, Don Juan. Haidée. Romanticism

Haidée

Don Juan. Lord Byron’s Haidée. English Romanticism, the black romance.

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The Syren, after C. L. Muller, 1878.

The Syren. Gypsy girl costume. Arabian clothing. Traditional Jewish dress. Charles Louis Muller

The Syren, after Charles Louis Muller 1878.

The Syren, after Charles Louis Muller 1878.

The Syren by C. L. Muller – New Gallery Of British Art, New York, D. Appleton, Company. Second Series edited by James Dafforne (Virtue, c 1880). Engraver H. Bourne. Continue reading

Indian muslim costume. A rich Mohammedan.

Traditional India Mughal empire costumes. Mohammedan Mohamedan Chobdar dress.

Rich Mohammedan 1835

Traditional Indian muslim costume. A rich Mohammedan.

India Mughal empire period.

Oriental Scenery 1786–1794, Engraved by Thomas Daniell (1749-1840) and William Daniell (1769-1837).

A Mohammedan praying. Indian Mughal empire period.

India Mughal costumes. Traditional India clothing. A Mohammedan praying.

A Mohammedan praying.

A Mohammedan praying. Indian Mughal costume.

Oriental Scenery 1786–1794, Engraved by Thomas Daniell (1749-1840) and William Daniell (1769-1837).