Daniel Good Rare Books and Engravings
1729 B. Picart: Funeral Procession in Turkey at Constantinople - Large folio - Religious art
"Enterrement des Turcs de Constantinople" - Emir islamic King Ottoman Empire
Fine folio copper engravings published in the original French series:
The Ceremonies and Religious Customs of the Various Nations of the Known World
40 x 46 cm
The plates in this work were adapted by B. Picart and others from various sources including de Bry.
Bernard Picart or Picard (1673-1733), was a French draughtsman, engraver and book illustrator in Amsterdam, who showed an interest in cultural and religious habits.