Photograph album of Constantinople scenes, ca. 1885.

Author
Sebah & Joaillier [Browse]
Format
Visual material
Description
1 v. ; 38 x 32 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Library of Congress genre
Photographs [Browse]
Getty AAT genre
Compiled/​Created
ca. 1885.
Summary note
Consists of 30 albumen prints (8 x 10 in.) of people and scenes in Constantinople, published by Sebah & Joaillier. Included sights are the Galata Tower, mosques, the church of Hagia Sophia, whirling dervishes, the Golden Horn, palaces along the Bosphorus, and Leander's Tower. Many of the images are captioned, numbered, and signed in the print.
Source acquisition
Purchase; Acquired with matching funds provided by the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund. AM 2005-140.
Other format(s)
Also available in an electronic version.
Other views
Staff view

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