Costumes of Constantinople.
- Turkey?, 19th century
- Physical Description:
- 43 drawings : watercolor ; sheets approximately 34 x 24 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsFolio A 2015 14Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Inscriptions appear varyingly in Italian or English.
Figures portrayed include a ladle-bearer, water-carrier, caviar and sherbet sellers, wrestlers, chief cook, Pasha, Vizier, musicians, keeper of the gardens and chief gardener, coffee bearers, turban bearer, Head of the Janissaries, etc.
- Subject Terms:
- Clothing and dress -- Turkey -- Pictorial works.Costume -- Turkey -- Pictorial works.Turkey -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works.
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