Jewish Priest The subject of this picture is a Jewish priest from Bagdad. There are a considerable number of Jews in Bombay, and the richest family in all India, The… Read More
In the walking costume, however, the sari, or outside garment, is passed round the shoulders and over the top of the head, so that the mathabana is unobserved, and the tout ensemble is then very graceful.
Typical pictures of Indian Natives. A BRAHMAN LADY. It is against the custom of the higher castes to be photographed at all, and none are more so than Hindus.
The Fascination of the Indian costume and fashion history during the glorious time of the North Indian Mughal era.
“The Egg Dance at the court of Bhopal,” by Emile Bayard ‘Le Tour du monde en quatre-vingts jours’ by Jules Verne, 1873.
India spearmen costume 15th century. Medieval military dress from India. The warrior is armed with a spear, shield and various daggers. Indian spearmen 15th c. Artist: Alois Greil (1841-1902), Hugo Kaeseberg, Wood-engraver (1847-1893).… Read More
Fruit seller in traditional Indian costume, 18th century.
Medieval Indian costume. Distinguished Indian woman in 15th century. Mughal empire.
Indian archer. 15th century military costume.