Arabs (117 Subjects)
Landscape at the Red Sea.
The author's travelling companions study a mummy at a pyramid of Memphis in Egypt.
The author travelling in Egypt on a camel. In the foreground, Arab companions of the author give alimony to a man in need.
Preparation of wine at Rosetta, Egypt.
The fountain at the courtyard of Sinan Pasha mosque in Damascus.
Soldiers and guilds parade during the festivities which customarily took place when an Ottoman prince was born. The author had occasion to watch such a parade during his stay in Aleppo.
The lunar eclipse which the author watched during his stay at Mosul. In the foreground a mullah explains to a Western European, possibly the author himself, the high importance of this phaenomenon to Muslims.
A raft crosses Tigres river at Mosul, Irak.
Arab woman, probably a Christian from Syria or Lebanon.
Algerian woman with her children.
Woman from Chios. The image copies an older one from the work of N. de Nicolay (1563). It nevertheless erroneously attributes the costume to a woman from Tripoli in Libya.
Arab from Tunisia.
Landscape at Jordan river.
Arabs resting in the desert.
Scene on the banks of the Nile, Cairo.
Arabs of the desert saluting one another.
Arabs conferring with the local sheikh.
The Italian diplomat and antiquarian Bernardino Davetti, with his suite, in search of antiquities.
From left to right: Christian, pagan, Muslim and Jewish costumes of the Middle East.
The author, Arnolf von Harff on a camel, following the caravan to the Holy Land.
Arab costume and weapons.
Saint Thomas Christians in India.