Japanese Festivals and Holidays
Renaissance Helmet of Alfonso Piccololomini di Firenze.
A Trooper at the Court of Amarapoorah.
A Whonghee or First Minister’s wife in her Hackery with female slave attendants.
Iceland wedding dress 1809 Source: Journal of a tour in Iceland in the summer of 1809 by Sir William Jackson Hooker. Published by Longman London, Yarmouth 1813. Above picture: Different… Read More
Ivory fan in the form of a deck of cards, vernis Martin. Watteau theme: a party in a palace, where Pierrot and Colombine dance.
Sheikh Abdallah I. ibn Saud. Sketched from life by Sir J. Sutherland.
Seh-Dong-Hong-Beh. An Amazon in the Dahohman Army. From the 17th to the late 19th century Dahomey had women regiments in the army.
Art work by Dale Grimshaw. East London, 2016.
Chinese Mandarin. Portrait of Van-ta-gin. (A Chinaman)