The Dolmabahçe Palace in Istanbul (built between 1843 and 1856) is a mixture of many European architectural styles and incorporates many features of the Ottoman palace architectural tradition.
Image of a Balinese (Puputan), ritual mass suicide to avoid facing the humiliation of surrender. The image depicts the Raja of Buleleng and 400 of his followers committing suicide in the palace knowing that they wouldn’t stand a chance against the invading Dutch, Le Petit Journal, 1849. [1717×2226]
Revolving Book Case from History and Description of the Crystal Palace and the Exhibition of the World’s Industry in 1851, Volume 2. [1784 x 1352][OC]