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Costumes of the Mediterranean; Young, Edward C., 1830
Book contains handcolored drawings by Young. These include the costumes of several nationalities as seen in a number of Mediterranean ports, primarily Smyrna, Turkey. Clergy, military, merchants, townspeople, and servants of the Sultan's court are pictured as well as several uniforms of crew aboard the USS Concord. Also includes 7 Italian costume plates, not drawn by Young.


Sketch book; , ca. 1900
Twelve water colors of Chinese vessels of various types. Artist unknown.


Sketchbook; Tobin, George, 1794-1818
Sketchbook of Lieutenant (later Captain) George Tobin, R.N., containing 73 marine water colors made in various parts of the world.