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Aussführliche Relation dess hefftigen See-Gefecthtes der zwey grossen See-Flotten als Ihr. Königl. Mayest. von Gross-Brittanien und der Hochmögenden Herren Staten der Vereinigten Niederlanden so Anno 1665 den 2. 3. und 4. Junij auff der Holländischen Kusten geschehen G.A. Wolfgang, sc

Aussführliche Relation dess hefftigen See-Gefecthtes der zwey grossen ...

Birds-eye view engraving shows galleon war ships engaged in battle on the sea. Smoke and fire are depicted as well as sinking ships and sailors in open boats on the water. Includes medallion portraits of the En... more

Arlequin sur l'Hippogryphe a la croisade Lojoliste Armée van den heylige lingue voor der jesuiten monarchy.

Arlequin sur l'Hippogryphe a la croisade Lojoliste Armée van den heyli...

Print shows Louis XIV as the harlequin, with pegged leg, riding on the "hippogryphe" or jackass, leading a holy crusade. He wears a large biretta that also fits over the head of James II sitting behind him; the... more

Umständliche Beschreibung dess in Irland zwischen König Wilhelm und König Jacob den 1. Julii bey Drogeda vorgegangenen Treffens nebst den wahren Bildnuss dess dabey gebliebenen tapfern Herzogs von Schomberg und dann des richtigen Grund-Risses der Stadt Dublin

Umständliche Beschreibung dess in Irland zwischen König Wilhelm und Kö...

Print shows two birds-eye views of the fortress city of Ireland and a battle scene with medallion portrait of the "Herzog von Schomberg" [Duke of Schomberg] who was killed in the Battle of the Boyne in 1690. Vi... more

Bandō hikosaburō

Bandō hikosaburō

Print shows Bandō Hikosaburō, an actor, full-length portrait, standing, facing left. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: Hosoban... more

Yamashita kinsaku no yoshitomo no shōjin tokiwagozen

Yamashita kinsaku no yoshitomo no shōjin tokiwagozen

Print shows Yamashita Kinsaku II, full-length, standing, facing left, holding a long, narrow wall hanging, in the role of Tokiwa Gozen. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored ... more

Nidaime ichikawa monnosuke

Nidaime ichikawa monnosuke

Print shows the actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II, full-length portrait, standing, facing left, with painting of a deer in the background. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo... more

King George II, crowned June 11, 1727 - King George III, crowned Oct. 25, 1760

King George II, crowned June 11, 1727 - King George III, crowned Oct. ...

Print shows right profile bust portraits of King George II and King George III wearing laurel wreaths. Title from item. Illus. in: Bickerstaff's Boston almanack, ... (Boston, Mass.). Boston, 1774, p. 6. Publish... more

Nidaime ichikawa monnosuke

Nidaime ichikawa monnosuke

Print shows the actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II, full-length portrait, facing right, holding a piece of cloth around his neck. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print spe... more

Nidaime yamashita kinsaku

Nidaime yamashita kinsaku

Print shows the actor Yamashita Kinsaku II, full-length portrait, standing, facing right, in an onnagata role. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in ... more

Friedrich der grosse könig von Preussen &c. Frédéric le grand roi de Prusse &c / / L. Wolf del. ; Meno Haas Reg. Acad. Berol. Socius. sculps.

Friedrich der grosse könig von Preussen &c. Frédéric le grand roi de P...

Print showing Frederick II, King of Prussia, on horseback, facing left. Title from item.

L'enjambee imperiale

L'enjambee imperiale

Print shows Catherine II, Empress of Russia, bare-breasted, holding a scepter and sphere, taking a large step from a piece of land on the right labeled "Russie" to a crescent moon atop a steeple or minaret labe... more

[Pope Jules II, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing right]

[Pope Jules II, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing right]

Engraving by Chataigner after Raphael in Gallerie du Museo Napoleon. Illus. in: Gallerie du Museo Napoleon, vol. 1, pl. [65].

The Dutch Apollo!

The Dutch Apollo!

Cartoon showing the Prince of Orange, dressed like a Dutchman in (English) caricature, kneels with arms extended imploring at the feet of Princess Charlotte. He wears Apollo's wreath, decorated with small orang... more

Seki sanjūrō no ukai kujūrō

Seki sanjūrō no ukai kujūrō

Print shows Seki Sanjūrō, an actor, full-length portrait, standing, facing left, in front of a folding screen. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in ... more

Ichikawa monnosuke no yaoya oshichi

Ichikawa monnosuke no yaoya oshichi

Print shows actor Ichikawa Monnosuke, wearing distinctive star-burst kimono, seated on the floor playing a shamisen in the role of Yaoya Oshichi, the greengrocer's daughter. Title and other descriptive informat... more

Mr. Placide, in the character of Frederick 2nd in "St. Patrick's Eve" H. Heidemans del. ; on stone by Wm K. Hewitt

Mr. Placide, in the character of Frederick 2nd in "St. Patrick's Eve" ...

Print shows Mr. Henry Placide, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left, in the role of Frederick the Great. Title from item. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Inscribed in ink ... more

Defense of the California Bank

Defense of the California Bank

A mildly jingoistic satire voicing American suspicions of foreign designs on California after the discovery of gold there in 1848. The bay and coastline of San Francisco are shown, menaced by foreign invaders ... more

[Colossi of Great Temple, Abū Sunbul, Egypt]

[Colossi of Great Temple, Abū Sunbul, Egypt]

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 27, lower left. Frith no. 1798.

[Facade of Great Temple at Abū Sunbul, Egypt]

[Facade of Great Temple at Abū Sunbul, Egypt]

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 27, upper right. Frith no. 1794.

[Colossus of Ramses II, Abū Sunbul, Egypt]

[Colossus of Ramses II, Abū Sunbul, Egypt]

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 27, lower right. Frith no. 1796.

Abou-Sembil - grand spéos - vue générale / FT [monogram] Félix Teynard.

Abou-Sembil - grand spéos - vue générale / FT [monogram] Félix Teynard...

General view of the rock-hewn monuments, the large speos, with the Nile in the foreground, at Abū Sunbul, Egypt. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art et de... more

Abou-Sembil - grand spéos - statues colossales vues de face partie inférieure / FT [monogram] Félix Teynard.

Abou-Sembil - grand spéos - statues colossales vues de face partie inf...

Front view the lower portion of colossuses at the large speos, Abū Sunbul, Egypt. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art et de l'histoire / Félix Teynard. Pa... more

Abou-Sembil - grand spéos - vue prise de la coulée de sables / Félix Teynard phot.

Abou-Sembil - grand spéos - vue prise de la coulée de sables / Félix T...

General view, taken from the sand slope, of the rock-hewn monuments, the large speos, with the Nile on the left, at Abū Sunbul, Egypt. Blind stamp on mount: F Teynard. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monu... more

Abou-Sembil - grand spéos - statues colossales vues de profil / FT [monogram] Félix Teynard.

Abou-Sembil - grand spéos - statues colossales vues de profil / FT [mo...

Profile view of colossus, the large speos, at Abū Sunbul, Egypt. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art et de l'histoire / Félix Teynard. Paris : Goupil et C... more

Abou-Sembil - grand spéos - statues colossales vues des trois-quarts / FT [monogram] Félix Teynard.

Abou-Sembil - grand spéos - statues colossales vues des trois-quarts /...

Three-quarters view of colossus at the large speos, Abū Sunbul, Egypt. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art et de l'histoire / Félix Teynard. Paris : Goupi... more

[Four illustrations concerning the conquest of Mexico by Hernando Cortez]

[Four illustrations concerning the conquest of Mexico by Hernando Cort...

Four illustrations from: Harper's Monthly, 1855, vol. 12.

Abou Simbel

Abou Simbel

View of colossal figures, probably Ramses II, carved into rock that is part of the Great Temple at Abu Sunbul, Egypt. Title from item. No. 1794.

[Abou Simbel]

[Abou Simbel]

View of colossal figure, probably Ramses II, carved into rock that is the Great Temple at Abu Sunbul, Egypt. Title from item. No. 1796. No. 47.

A description of a view of the city of Moscow

A description of a view of the city of Moscow

Illustration shows the procession of Alexander II into the Kremlin. Illus. in: Description of a view of the city of Moscow, with the gorgeous entry of His Imperial Majesty the Emperor Alexander II into the Krem... more

Berlin. Frederic the Great

Berlin. Frederic the Great

Equestrian statue of Frederick the Great by Rauch. In album: Prague, Innsbruck, Munich, Nuremberg, Dresden, Berlin, Hombourg, Edinburgh, opposite p. 190. No. 360.

Thebes. Le Ramesseum, Egypte / Bonfils.

Thebes. Le Ramesseum, Egypte / Bonfils.

Remains of temple of Ramses II. Title from item. No. 165.

Nubie, Temple d'Abou Simbel dédié à Athor (Égypte) / Bonfils.

Nubie, Temple d'Abou Simbel dédié à Athor (Égypte) / Bonfils.

View of facade of the small temple at Abū Sunbul, Egypt, showing sculptures of Hathor and Ramses II. Title from item. No. 201.

Bas-relief de Ramesses II trouvé á Sakkara, Egypte / Bonfils.

Bas-relief de Ramesses II trouvé á Sakkara, Egypte / Bonfils.

Bas-relief of Ramses II found at Ṣaqqārah, Egypt. Title from item. No. 204.

Thèbes. Bas-relief dans l'interieur du Rhamesséion. Egypte / Bonfils.

Thèbes. Bas-relief dans l'interieur du Rhamesséion. Egypte / Bonfils.

Section of bas-relief interior of Ramusseum, the mortuary temple of Ramses II. Title from item. No. 231.

Thébes. 1er Pylône du grand temple / Bonfils.

Thébes. 1er Pylône du grand temple / Bonfils.

Section of bas-relief pylon of the Ramesseum, the mortuary temple of Ramses II. Title from item. No. 139.

Thébes. Bas-relief sur la façade du Rhamessèion. Egypte / Bonfils.

Thébes. Bas-relief sur la façade du Rhamessèion. Egypte / Bonfils.

A section of the bas-relief on the front of Ramusseum, the mortuary temple of Ramses II. Title from item. No. 230.

Our centennial--President Grant and Dom Pedro starting the Corliss engine / from a sketch by Theo. R. Davis.

Our centennial--President Grant and Dom Pedro starting the Corliss eng...

Print show large crowd around Ulysses Grant, Pedro II (Emperor of Brazil), and large Corliss engine at Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia, Pa. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1876 May 27, p. 421. Published in: T... more

D. Pedro d. Alcantara, Emperor of Brazil Etchd. by H.B. Hall, N.Y
[A dining room in the Imperial Ceremonial Palace (Yıldız)]

[A dining room in the Imperial Ceremonial Palace (Yıldız)]

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 29. No. 822. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanb... more

Hawaii album, p. 3, portraits of the Hawaiian royal family

Hawaii album, p. 3, portraits of the Hawaiian royal family

Photographs show portraits of members of the Hawaiian royal family from the House of Kamehameha including Kamamalu, wife of Kamehameha II; Kamehameha III and his wife Kalamo; and Queen Emma, wife of Kamehameha... more

[A dining room in the Imperial Ceremonial Palace (Yıldız)]

[A dining room in the Imperial Ceremonial Palace (Yıldız)]

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 28. No. 823. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanb... more

[The sleeping quarters of the Imperial Yacht, Sultaniye] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

[The sleeping quarters of the Imperial Yacht, Sultaniye] / Abdullah Fr...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 11. No. 22. In album: Ships and naval personnel, Istanbul and Black Sea lifesaving stations, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdu... more

[The Çadır Pavilion in the Imperial Garden at Yıldız]

[The Çadır Pavilion in the Imperial Garden at Yıldız]

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 14. No. 818. The Çadir Pavilion is no longer in existence. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı ... more

[The front deck of the Imperial Yacht, Sultaniye] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The front deck of the Imperial Yacht, Sultaniye] / Constantinople, Ab...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 15. No. 659. In album: Ships and naval personnel, Istanbul and Black Sea lifesaving stations, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abd... more

[The Çağlayan Pavilion in the Imperial Garden at Yıldız]

[The Çağlayan Pavilion in the Imperial Garden at Yıldız]

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 12. No. 819. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanb... more

[The Mausoleum of the Sultan Selim II in the courtyard of the  Ayasofya Camii (mosque)] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[The Mausoleum of the Sultan Selim II in the courtyard of the Ayasofy...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 37. No. 593. In album: Mosques, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library of Congress).

The Imperial Pavilion (Şale) in the Imperial Garden at Yıldız

The Imperial Pavilion (Şale) in the Imperial Garden at Yıldız

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 18. No. 885. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanb... more

The Imperial Yacht, Sultaniye Constantinople, Abdullah Frères

The Imperial Yacht, Sultaniye Constantinople, Abdullah Frères

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 10. No. 436. In album: Ships and naval personnel, Istanbul and Black Sea lifesaving stations, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abd... more

[The Selamlık (Sultan's procession to the mosque) at the Şazli Dervish Lodge on Friday] / Abdullah Frères.

[The Selamlık (Sultan's procession to the mosque) at the Şazli Dervish...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 7. No. 875. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-... more

[View of the racing stables at the Imperial Garden at Yıldız]

[View of the racing stables at the Imperial Garden at Yıldız]

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 16. No. 825. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanb... more

[The Imperial Yacht, Talia] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The Imperial Yacht, Talia] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 19. No. 487. In album: Ships and naval personnel, Istanbul and Black Sea lifesaving stations, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abd... more

Montezuma's tree, Mexico

Montezuma's tree, Mexico

Second title on negative: Montezuma's tree, Chapultepec, Mexico. Date from Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898). "W.H. Jackson & Co., Denver, Col." on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 0245. Gift; Stat... more

[The Selamlık (Sultan's procession to the mosque) at the Hamidiye Camii (mosque) on Friday] / Abdullah Frères.

[The Selamlık (Sultan's procession to the mosque) at the Hamidiye Cami...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 2. No. 694. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-... more

[The deck cabins of the Imperial Yacht, Sultaniye] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The deck cabins of the Imperial Yacht, Sultaniye] / Constantinople, A...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 17. No. 674. In album: Ships and naval personnel, Istanbul and Black Sea lifesaving stations, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abd... more

[The ceremonial section of the Yıldız Sarayı (palace)]

[The ceremonial section of the Yıldız Sarayı (palace)]

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 8. No. 820. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanbu... more

[View of the entrance of the cabin of the Imperial Yacht, Sultaniye] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

[View of the entrance of the cabin of the Imperial Yacht, Sultaniye] /...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 13. No. 20. In album: Ships and naval personnel, Istanbul and Black Sea lifesaving stations, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdu... more

Hawaii album, p. 2, portraits of the Hawaiian royal family

Hawaii album, p. 2, portraits of the Hawaiian royal family

Photographs show portraits of members of the Hawaiian royal family from the House of Kamehameha including Kamehameha I, Kamehameha II and his stepmother Kuahamanu (Ka'ahamanu), Kamehameha IV and his wife Queen ... more

[The Imperial Yıldız Sarayı (palace)]

[The Imperial Yıldız Sarayı (palace)]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 39. No. 690. In album: Palaces, mosques, monuments, and other structures, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: ... more

[One part of the Imperial Garden at Yıldız]

[One part of the Imperial Garden at Yıldız]

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 20. No. 878. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanb... more

[The Imperial Ceremonial Palace (Yıldız)] / Abdullah Frères.

[The Imperial Ceremonial Palace (Yıldız)] / Abdullah Frères.

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 10. No. 881. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul... more

[The mausoleum of Sultan Selim II in the courtyard of the Ayasofya Camii (mosque)] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The mausoleum of Sultan Selim II in the courtyard of the Ayasofya Cam...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 14. In album: Mausoleums, fountains, mosques, and other structures, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Coll... more

[The Selamlık (Sultan's procession to the mosque) at the Şazli Dervish Lodge on Friday] / Abdullah Frères.

[The Selamlık (Sultan's procession to the mosque) at the Şazli Dervish...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 6. No. 874. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-... more

[A room within the Imperial Ceremonial Palace (Yıldız)]

[A room within the Imperial Ceremonial Palace (Yıldız)]

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 27. No. 814. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanb... more

[Exterior view of the Mausoleum of Sultan Mehmed the Conqueror] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[Exterior view of the Mausoleum of Sultan Mehmed the Conqueror] / Cons...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 17. No. 32. In album: Mausoleums, fountains, mosques, and other structures, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid... more

[The Selamlık (Sultan's procession to the mosque) at the Hamidiye Camii (mosque) on Friday] / Abdullah Frères.

[The Selamlık (Sultan's procession to the mosque) at the Hamidiye Cami...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 5. No. 696. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-... more

[Exterior view of the Fatih Camii (mosque) i.e., Sultan Mehmed] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Exterior view of the Fatih Camii (mosque) i.e., Sultan Mehmed] / Abdu...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 24. No. 18. In album: Mosques, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library of Congress).

[The Imperial Ship, İstanbul, designated for the imperial riding] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The Imperial Ship, İstanbul, designated for the imperial riding] / Co...

The Sultan's private yacht. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 9. No. 474. In album: Ships and naval personnel, Istanbul and Black Sea lifesaving stations, Ottoman... more

[The Mausoleum of Sultan Mahmud II and his son Sultan Abdülaziz] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The Mausoleum of Sultan Mahmud II and his son Sultan Abdülaziz] / Con...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 15. No. 66. In album: Mausoleums, fountains, mosques, and other structures, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid... more

[The drill hall in the Imperial Garden at Yıldız]

[The drill hall in the Imperial Garden at Yıldız]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 11. No. 824. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul... more

[A room within the Imperial Ceremonial Palace (Yıldız)]

[A room within the Imperial Ceremonial Palace (Yıldız)]

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 26. No. 815. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanb... more

[The big pond in the Imperial Garden at Yıldız] / Abdullah Frères.

[The big pond in the Imperial Garden at Yıldız] / Abdullah Frères.

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 13. No. 841. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul... more

[The Imperial Yacht, Teşrifiye, designated for the imperial riding] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

[The Imperial Yacht, Teşrifiye, designated for the imperial riding] / ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 20. No. 19. In album: Ships and naval personnel, Istanbul and Black Sea lifesaving stations, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdu... more

[Inside of the conservatory of the Imperial Ceremonial Palace (Yıldız)]

[Inside of the conservatory of the Imperial Ceremonial Palace (Yıldız)...

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 23. No. 835. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanb... more

[The reception chamber in the Imperial Ceremonial Palace (Yıldız)]

[The reception chamber in the Imperial Ceremonial Palace (Yıldız)]

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 25. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanbul, Ottom... more

[A dining room in the Imperial Ceremonial Palace (Yıldız)] / Abdullah Frères.

[A dining room in the Imperial Ceremonial Palace (Yıldız)] / Abdullah ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 30. No. 864. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul... more

[The Selamlık (Sultan's procession to the mosque) at the Hamidiye Camii (mosque) on Friday] / Abdullah Frères.

[The Selamlık (Sultan's procession to the mosque) at the Hamidiye Cami...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 4. No. 696. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-... more

[The Şale Pavilion in the Imperial Garden at Yıldız]

[The Şale Pavilion in the Imperial Garden at Yıldız]

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 9. No. 829. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanbu... more

[The grand hall of the Imperial Yacht, Sultaniye] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

[The grand hall of the Imperial Yacht, Sultaniye] / Abdullah Frères, C...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 12. No. 23. In album: Ships and naval personnel, Istanbul and Black Sea lifesaving stations, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdu... more

[The Imperial Yacht, İzzeddin] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The Imperial Yacht, İzzeddin] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 18. No. 475. In album: Ships and naval personnel, Istanbul and Black Sea lifesaving stations, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abd... more

[View of the Imperial Yıldız Sarayı (palace) and the Hamidiye Camii (mosque)]

[View of the Imperial Yıldız Sarayı (palace) and the Hamidiye Camii (m...

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 1. No. 691. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanbu... more

[The staircase of the cabin of the Imperial Yacht, Sultaniye] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

[The staircase of the cabin of the Imperial Yacht, Sultaniye] / Abdull...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 14. No. 21. In album: Ships and naval personnel, Istanbul and Black Sea lifesaving stations, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdu... more

[The pond in the Imperial Garden at Yıldız]

[The pond in the Imperial Garden at Yıldız]

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 19. No. 830. In album: Yıldız and Topkapı palaces, tombs and Selamlık procession, Istanb... more

The hoaxer hoaxed / J.A. Wales.

The hoaxer hoaxed / J.A. Wales.

Print shows New York Herald editor James Gordon Bennett, holding a shotgun and carrying a bag labeled "Game Bag for Sensations J.G. Bennett", standing next to a scarecrow labeled "$500.00 Herald Cheque" and "Th... more

Science, or sport? - A modern spectacle after an old model / J. Keppler.

Science, or sport? - A modern spectacle after an old model / J. Kepple...

Print shows a group of explorers of the polar regions, representing discovery and exploration, floating on an ice floe, they may all be on the verge of death; weighing judgement are James G. Bennett of the New ... more

"Peace" assured / J. Keppler.

"Peace" assured / J. Keppler.

Illustration shows William E. Gladstone dressed as an old woman wearing keys labeled "Suez, Gibraltor, [and] Herat", pushing John Bull into a kissing embrace with Tsar Nicholas II who is, likewise, being pushed... more

Peace, but not business / Gillam.

Peace, but not business / Gillam.

Illustration shows a perplexed Uncle Sam standing in front of a store labeled "Notice - No Reciprocity in Trade Here" that is well-stocked with items available for international trade; a man labeled "Trade" is ... more

How the "Herald" does it / Zimmermantschikoff - Imperial nihilist St. P'sburgh.

How the "Herald" does it / Zimmermantschikoff - Imperial nihilist St. ...

Illustration shows Nicholas II and General Obruchev looking over a "War Map" spread on a table, with "Russia" on one side, "England" on the other, and "Afghanistan" between them; beneath the table, having come ... more

"Sheol" / J. Keppler.

"Sheol" / J. Keppler.

Illustration shows a number of historical figures enjoying the pleasant atmosphere of "Sheol" after suffering the flames of Hell; at left is a dejected Devil sitting beneath a sign that states "This Business is... more

Mosquée Fatih Sultan Mehmed / Sébah & Joaillier.

Mosquée Fatih Sultan Mehmed / Sébah & Joaillier.

Exterior view of the Fatih Camii (mosque). Title from item. No. 115.

Potsdam. Schlafzimmer Friedrichs des Grossen im Stadtschloss

Potsdam. Schlafzimmer Friedrichs des Grossen im Stadtschloss

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Germany. Berlin. Potsdam. Frederick the Great's Room." Print no. "1956. P.Z." P... more

Musée de Guizeh. Statues de Ramessés II / Bonfils.

Musée de Guizeh. Statues de Ramessés II / Bonfils.

Statues of Ramses II outside Egyptian Museum in Jīzah. Title from item. No. 1145.

Potsdam. Schloss Sans-souci

Potsdam. Schloss Sans-souci

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Germany. Berlin. Potsdam. Sans-souci." Print no. "1948. P.Z." Purchase; Detroit... more

Potsdam. Die Communs

Potsdam. Die Communs

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Germany. Berlin. Potsdam. Die Communs." Print no. "1951. P.Z." Purchase; Detroi... more

Helsingfors. L'Monument D'Alexandre II

Helsingfors. L'Monument D'Alexandre II

Title from item. Title also in Russian on item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Russia. Helsingfors. Monument of Alexander II." ... more

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