Diplomats (5 Subjects)
A. Adam von Schliben. B. Wolffgang Bachelbel. C. Salomon Schweigger. D. Bernhard von Herberstein and four Franciscan monks.
Portrait of Busbecq, Austrian diplomatic emissary to the Sublime Gate in the 16th century.
Portrait of Ismael, Persian emissary to the court of Suleiman I.
The French ambassador Chateau-nef's audience with the administrator (Caimacam) of Istanbul.
The house of Don Pacifico, Portuguese consul in Athens, which was sacked by antisemitic groups in 1847. The Greek government's refusal to compensate Don Pacifico eventually led to a British intervention (as Don Pacifico was a British national) and the temporary blockade of the port of Piraeus.