Sheep (51 Subjects)
The village of Ehden, thought to be the location of the garden of Eden.
Tripoli in Lebanon.
Tyre (Sour) from the mainland.
Sheep at the valley of Vrisses, Chania.
Scene near Kifisia, from a sketch by Herve.
The ruins of the ancient theatre of Thoricus.
Convent in the Interior of Corfu - from a sketch by Purser.
The site of ancient Pharae, Kalamata.
Temple of Apollo Epicurius at Bassae.
Northeast view of the Erechtheion.
View of the Erechtheion. Workmen excavating to reveal the base of the prostasis underneath the Caryatids. Ottoman official Dizdar Aǧa is leaning on his son-in-law's shoulder while two other Ottomans are supervising the excavations in order to keep him informed and to ensure that the British are not carrying away the archaeological findings. On the foreground a man, probably James Stuart, drawing the monument.
Mount Vodia. Anciently Mount Panachaicus, Achaia.
Interior view of the Roman amphitheatre of Pula. Due to an epidemics among the livestock of the region, the consumption of lamb and mutton has been forbidden. Shepherds of Slavic ethnicity have sought refuge within the amphitheatre, with their herds. A monk of the order of Saint Anthony, patron of animals according to several traditions, is giving his blessing and sprinkling the sheep with holy water; this terrifies the flock and causes the dogs to bark at the monk. On the right, some weapons, which Slav inhabitants of the area always carry with them, according to the author.
The Arch of Hadrian in Athens with the temple of Olympian Zeus. The temple of Artemis Agrotera in the background. Arvanite shepherds are taking their sheep to graze.
View of Ilissus river and the partialy destroyed bridge which led to the Panathenaic Stadium. A group of shepherds with their flock prepare to spend the night at the site.
The aqueduct of Sultan Mahmut I in Bahçeköy.
Composition of illustrations of the Thessaloniki – Mitrovitsa (Serbia) railway connection. From Illustrierte Zeitung, 1888.
Phoenician funerary monuments in the necropolis of Amrit, south of Tartus, Syria.
Shepherds in Arcadia.
View of Kalamata.
Mycenean monument near Mycenae.
View of Athens from Philopappus Hill.
View of Thebes with Cadmeia, the ancient acropolis of Thebes.
Ancient bridge in Marsala (anc. Lilybaeum). Antiquities from Marsala.
The waterfalls of Edessa.
View of Doganli valley (today Yazılıkaya) near Eski Sehir. This ancient site is also called Midas City due to its plethora of Phrygian monuments, and forms part of the Phrygian valley.
Landscape at Büyükdere on the northwestern coast of the Bosporus.
View of Athens with the Acropolis and the temple of Hephaestus.
View of the city of Mamre, or Terebinth, Palestine. According to one tradition, this is the site where David overcame Goliath. In the foreground, caravan of Ottoman merchants.