The motifs show costumes of the Ottoman court during the reign of Mahmoud II. Elbicei Atika was the name of a costume museum in Constantinople, originally located in the armoury of the Seraglio.
Basch Tshaousch. Costumes of the Ottoman Court, 1850. Various Ottoman functionaries and military personnel in their traditional costumes.
Kirghiz Sultan Beck and family. Kazakhstan. Sultan Beck and family, trained hunting-hawk and camels.
The pleasure-grounds belonging to the Taj Mahal are watered daily during the dry season; and they are clothed in perpetual verdure, while the surrounding country is a wilderness.
Tapada Lima. AMÉRIQUE. Tapada de saya. (Lima)
Rio de la Plata. Woman from the countryside. Argentina. AMÉRIQUE, Femme de la campagne. Rio de la Plata – environ de Buenos Aires, Montévidéo.
Ghimney sweep. Germany 19th century. Romanticism, Biedermeier Era.
Merchand de mise en Couleur sans Frotage 1850 Street vendor of Paris.
Capotes de Lemoniev Pelvey. La Mode may 1850.
War Invalid 1850. French military of the Second Republic. Invalide de Guerre en 1850. Deuxième République française.