Back view of an Evenki Shaman in the Vicinity of the Argun. Front of the shaman costume Formerly known as Tungus or Tunguz, Mongolian. Tungusic people of Northern Asia. Ergune or Argun is… Read More
History of the Parsis: including their manners, customs, religion and present position by Dosabhai Framji Karaka; in two volumes. London, 1884.
A Female Shaman, or Sorceress (Magician) of Krasnojarsk. Back of the costume Une Shamane, ou Devineresse de Krasnojarsk. THE numerous Pagan nations inhabiting the Russian Empire are divided into three… Read More
Renaissance clerics and knights costume 16th century.
Renaissance costume Bishop of Utrecht 16th century. 188-189. Choirboys. 90. Antonie Taets van Amerongen, Canon of Utrecht. 191. Joost Praet van Moerkerken, Canon of the Utrecht Cathedral. 192. George van… Read More
A Tibetan Lama with Prayer Wheel c.1910.
Abanindranath Tagore. Indian Artist 1871-1951. Princess Lotus, In the dark night, Buddha and Sujata.
Russian priest and monk costumes. Russian Orthodox Clergy. From the Book: Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world, based on authentic documents and and newer travel (1843) by… Read More
Costume Iman of Turkey, Ottoman Empire 1843.
The late Father St. John of Kronstadt in his garden. Ivan Ilyich Sergiev 1829-1909, also known as the Holy righteous John of Kronstadt, was an archpriest of the Russian Orthodox… Read More