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Ottoman cavalry soldier (left) with infantrly soldier. In the background, mounted soldier of irregular corps.
Levend (member of irregular naval corps) of Izmir.
The Fountain of Sultan Ahmed III on the entrance of Top Kapi Palace, Istanbul.
The Pyramids of Giza necropolis. In the foregroun,d the Prince of Wales visiting the site.
Tags: Animals, Art and antiquities, British, Cairo, Camels, Costume - Hats and headwear, Egypt, Egyptian monuments, Egyptians, Ethnic groups, Giza, Giza necropolis, History, Human types, Kings, Necropoleis, Princes of Wales, Pyramids, Pyramids of Giza, State and military institutions - Diplomatic relations
View of the port of Saranda, Albania. In the background, on the left, the Ottoman castle of Lëkurësi.
View of Corfu from Garitsa, outside the northern wall of the city. According to a tradition this was the garden of the mythical king Alcinous.
View of the town of Corfu from the south (from Mon Repos). In the background, the Old and New Fortresses.
View of Sarantari bastion, with the triple gun battery (tre pozzi), Corfu (1839).
Streetlet at Corfu, possibly close to Kontokali. In the background, the Lazaretto (quarantine station).
Procession of Saint Spyridon at Corfu (August 1839). On the left, the Spianada with the statue of Johann Matthias von der Schulenburg, leading figure during the siege of Corfu by the Ottomans.
Tags: Corfu, Costume - Hats and headwear, Festivities / Celebrations, Greece, Houses, Human types, Ionian islands, Priests, Procession of Agios Spyridonas, Processions, Religious practices, Social sphere and everyday life, Spianada (Corfu), Squares, Statue of von Schulenburg(Corfu), Statues, Vestments (liturgical garments)
Landscape at Buthrotum, Albania. The building in the background is probably the castle of Ali Pasha.
View of Parga with the Venetian fortress.
The castle of Arta.
View of Paramythia, Thesprotia. In the background, the castle of Agios Donatos.
The palace and the tomb of Ali Pasha at Ioannina.
Port of Zakynthos. On the left, the church and bell tower of Agios Nikolaos at Molos.
Portrait of Ibrahim Pasha, admiral of the Ottoman Fleet in the battle of Navarino.
Patriots (Peasants of Corfu reading “Patris” [Homeland] newspaper).
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