It has been remarked before, that the dress of the women in many of these Islands was extremely picturesque and becoming. The present, perhaps, is only partially so, on account of the concealment of the lower part of the face
Reis Effendi. Minister for Foreign affairs. Ottoman Empire. THE office of Reis Effendi unites what in Europe would be called Secretary at State, high Chancellor of the Empire, and Minister… Read More
Ottoman Empire Public Office in Constantinople Title: Bureau public (Kàlem ou). Published: L’Univers Pittoresque, Paris 1838.
The Grand Vizier. Ottoman Empire.
Sufi Dervishes Dance. Ottoman Empire. Whirling Dervishes Dance of the Mevlevi order. Title: Danse des Derwichs Mewlewis Published: L’Univers Pittoresque, Paris 1838.
Ottoman kaftan. Turkish brocade on silk. Caftan of sultan Mehmed the Conqueror (1432-1481)
Turkish brocade caftan. Turkish brocade on silk, caftan of Sultan Osman III (1699 – 1757)
Design of traditional Turkish brocade caftan on silk of sultan Mehmed the Conqueror (1432-1481)
Design of traditional Turkish silk caftan of Sultan Selim I. (1470-1520)
Traditional Design of Turkish brocade caftan on silk, of Sultan Mehmed the Conqueror (1432-1481)