Bosporus (57 Subjects)
Feast at Tarabya, on the northwestern coast of the Bosporus.
Map of Istanbul and surrounding area.
The Tower of Leander in Istanbul.
The convergence of Bosporus and the Black Sea seen from Tarabya on the European coast of the Bosporus. Also shown is the position of Anadolu Kavağı (1) and its quay (4), Yoros Castel or Genoese Castle (2) and the structures added to the castle by the Ottomans (3), the Castle of Sultan Murad IV (5) and finally the European coast of the Bosporus.
View of the Bosporus and the settlement of Büyükdere.
View of Seraglio Point, Istanbul, from the French consulate.
View of the spot where the Bosporus joins the Golden Horn.
Volcanic minerals discovered in Istanbul, around the area of the mythic Symplegades or Clashing Rocks: 1) The western side of Yum Burnu promontory, on the norheastern shore of the Bosporus, at the junction with the Black Sea. 2. Agglomerate of volcanic minerals with porphyry veins from Kadiköy (anc. Chalcedon), discovered by the author at Buyuk Liman, on the norheastern shore of the Bosporus. 3) Porphyry from Kadiköy (anc. Chalcedon). 4) Basalt from Buyuk Liman, norheastern shore of the Bosporus. 5) The eastern side of the northeastern end of the Bosporus, at the junction with the Black Sea.
Map of the Bosporus and its surroundings.
The fortresses of Europe and Asia on the Bosporus. In the foreground, the fountain of Küçüksu or fountain of Mihrisah Sultan, near the location of Sweet Waters of Asia (today Göksu Deresi).
Cave of volcanic minerals near Anadolu Kavaği, where the Bosporus joins the Black Sea.
A small boat (kaik) carries Ottoman women to the European shore of the Bosporus. In the background, the tower of Leander.
Passenger boat connecting the eastern and western coasts of the Bosporus. In the background, Rumeli Castle.
The palace of Dolmabahçe and the imperial boat.
View of Bebek, Istanbul.
View of Istanbul from Scutari (Üsküdar). On the left, Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace.
Affluent women of Istanbul. Panoramic view of Istanbul. Women of the imperial harem.
Map of Istanbul.
Map of Istanbul, showing some of the city's main sights: A. The Plataean Tripod at the Byzantine Hippodrome B. The Column of Arcadius C. The Patriarchate of Constantinople D. The church of Hagioi Apostoloi, Istanbul. E. Atik Mustafa Pasa Mosque at the area of Vlacherna, initially a church built in the Byzantine era; its original dedication remains unknown. F. Cannons used in Suleiman I's campaigns to Belgrade, Rhodes and Budapest.
Armenian woman of Istanbul. In the background, Kavakia, the fortresses at the junction of the Bosporus with the Black Sea.
Ottoman woman in promenade costume. In the background, Rumeli Hisar (Fortress of Europe).
Tatar woman from Istanbul.
Title page. View of Seraglio Point.
View of Seraglio Point. On the right, the Tower of Galata.
Panoramic view of the western (European) coast of the Bosporus from Kabataş, neighbourhood to the south of Pera, to the Fortress of Europe.
Panoramic view of the western (European) coast of the Bosporus from the Fortress of Europe to the Black Sea.
View of Istanbul from Üsküdar. In the background on the right-end, the Tower of Galata; on the left, the tower of Leander.
The imperial boat on the Bosporus.
The Fortresses of Europe and Asia (Rumeli Hissari and Anadolu Hissari) on the Bosporus.
The palace of Dolmabahçe, Istanbul.