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Nicolae Giuran and a close friend

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Nicolae Giuran and a close friend were two young officers of the Romanian Royal army at the beginning of the 20th Century. One of them is my grand father and the postcard was made in 1910. As you can see how elegant were the uniforms and the postcard, take a look at the back of the image. Note: the photo is in my private collection and it is protected by the law of copyright, do not copy without express written consent from the owner.
Nicolae Giuran si un prieten apropiat au fost doi ofiteri ai armatei regale romane de la inceputil secolului al 20-lea. Unul dintre ei este bunicul meu iar cartea postala a fost facuta in anul 1910.  Precum puteti vedea, daca aruncati o privire pe dosul imaginii, atat uniformele cat si cartea postala erau elegante. Nota: fotografia se afla in proprietatea mea si este protejata de legea copyright-ului, n-o copiati fara acordul expres in scris al proprietarului.

Ricordo di Pompei 32 vedute

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Albumul interbelic de arta fotografica Ricordo Di Pompei 32 vedute cuprinde precum spune si titlul 32 de imagini sepia din Pompei.  Fiecare imagine are pe verso, pe langa denumire,  o descriere in patru limbi, italiana, franceza, engleza si germana.
Coperta rosie elegant decorata este cartonata. Dimensiunea cartilor postale este de 160 mmx 110 mm. La sfarsitul albumului exista o harta a orasului disparut. Se pare ca albumul era folosit ca si ghid pentru turistii care vizitau situl arheologic.
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Interwar photography album Ricordo Di Pompei 32 Vedute includes, as the title says 32 sepia images of Pompeii.

Each image has on the back, besides the name, a description in four languages​​, Italian, French, English and German.

Red hard cover is elegantly decorated. Postcards size is 160 mmx 110 mm. At the end of the album there is a map of the  disappeared city. It seems that the album was used as a guide for touris…

Indian miniatures by Aurora Art Publishers, Leningrad

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Aurora Art Publishers, Leningrad "The Holi Festival", Mughal School 1734-1735. This miniature, the work of the famous painter Mir Kalan, is considered the best of his known works. "Discourse with a hermit" Mughal school, second quarter of the 17th Century.The subject of this miniature is associated with those sectarian movements, common in medieval India, which evolved in the 17th century, into reformatory religious movements. "Triumphal procession", Decani school, Mid 17th century.Triumphal procession have been a favorite subject in Golconda painting. "Shah Jahan's Darbar" Mughal school mid 17th century. The event depicted is the great darbar- one of the most colorful and majestic ceremonies of the Mughal Court. "Bathing pool", Mughal school, late 16th or early 17th century. The miniature presents a typical picture of life in the harem, a subject frequently treated by the painters of the court. "Merchants hoist Yusuf out …