Through this city flows the sacred river, Godavari, second in sanctity only to the Ganges itself.
The travelling Barge, of the Mandarin Van-tazhin, who attended the Embassy.
A female at her devotions. Costume near Florence. In Italy, the young and the old alike frequent the churches.
Montparnasse in Paris is named after Mount Parnassus. Views in Greece. Drawings by Edward Dodwell, 1821. The Grand Tour.
The flower seller making a sales pitch, the city of Florence in the background.
Locals of Pisa with English neckerchief and french handkerchief in front of an orphanage.
Sir Matthew Digby Wyatt (1820-1877) – Specimens of Turkish Embroidery – from the Industrial Arts of the Nineteenth Century (1851-1853).
Costume at Lerici on the east side of the Gulf of La Spezia. Here were passed Shelley’s happiest days.
His boots are of satin, with thick soles of paper: these are always worn by the mandarines and superior Chinese.
Virgil’s tomb (Italian: Tomba di Virgilio) is a Roman-era crypt in Naples, believed to be the grave of the poet Virgil (15 October 70 BC – 21 September 19 BC).