Back Figure of a Female Tartar of Kazan 1803. Une Tatare de Kazan, par derniére. SUBMISSIVE to the laws of the Alcoran, the Tartars can never possess more than four… Read More
A Nogayan or Katschintz Tartar Woman Une Femme Tatare de Katschintz. THE Katschintzian females wear trowsers, and short boots in the shape of stockings, made of skin, and ornamented with… Read More
A Katschintzian Tartar Girl. Krasnojarsk folk dress. Une Fille Tatare de Katschintz. IN the province of Krasnojarsk, on the banks of the Yenessei, and of several rivers enriching that great stream,… Read More
A Tartar Girl of Kusnezk 1803. Une Fille Tatare de Kousnetzk. THE dress of the Teleutans is not less miserable than their mode of living. Their women, however, sometimes wear… Read More
A Nogais Tartar Lady of distinction. In the centre of the group a Princess of that Nation, attended by a Female Slave, 1803. Une Femme Tatare Nogais de distinction; au… Read More
Back Figure of a Female Shaman, or Sorceress of Krasnajarsk. Front of the costume Une Shamane, ou Devineresse de Krasnajarsk, par derrière. THE Shamans are distinguished by a singular dress,… Read More
A Samoyed. Nenets northern arctic indigenous people. Un Samoyède. THE tribes of Samoyedes wandering on this side the Yougoric mountains have long been known to the Russians. It is proved… Read More
A Female Samoyed in her Summer Dress 1803. ALTHOUGH the Samoyedes are permitted to marry as many wives as they are able to maintain, the greater part of them are… Read More
A Female Samoyed 1803. Une Femme Samoyède. Nenets indigenous people in northern arctic Russia also known as Samoyeds. Living in the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug.
The Evenks wandering in more southerly solitude, they are skilful huntsmen, sit well on horseback, and combat with much courage.