Hebron is one of the most memorable sites of Palestine, as the abiding place of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.
Our view is taken, looking towards the south. This celebrated mountain, on one of the ridges of which Noah’s “ark rested in the seventh month, on the seventeenth day of the month,” …
The Red Sea separates Egypt from Arabia. The Port of Suez stands at the mouth of the canal which formerly united the Red Sea with the Mediterranean.
The cemetery of Jaffa, the former Joppa. It was one of the oldest seaport cities in Israel. The Holy Land illustrated by John Carne 1836.
General view of Beirut with a wide view over the sea, in the background the massifs of the Lebanon Mountains.
A rainy day in Alexandria in December or January is one of the most disconsolate things in the world.
Sweden Leksand. Traditional farmers national costumes early 19th century. Fashion, New Edition: The language of clothes (Smithsonian).
Chiffon Frock Coat. Romantic fashion era 1836. Redingote de Mousseline de l’Inde ornée de noeuds de velours. Écharpe d’ Organdy brodée au orochet. Chapeau de paille de riz orné de… Read More
Hunting costumes of the Fashion House Humann, Paris 1836. Costumes des Maison Humann, à Paris, 83, rue Neuve-des-Petits- Champs. Fusils et Cartouchière Robert. La Mode 1836. Journal et gravures des mode.… Read More
Pelerine with little silk hat. Romantic era costume 1836. Chapeau de peu de soie. Veile de tulle; Robe de mousseline de laine. Pelerine de mousseline brodée. Chapeau de peu de… Read More