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Druzhina09 Oct 2011 6:10 p.m. PST
Oh Bugger26 Oct 2011 8:51 a.m. PST

Just what I needed, excellent! Thank you.

Druzhina27 Oct 2011 11:05 p.m. PST
Oh Bugger28 Oct 2011 11:58 a.m. PST

Great links Druzhina. I will use those when painting.

Druzhina07 Nov 2011 7:53 p.m. PST
Druzhina30 Dec 2011 12:29 a.m. PST

More links:

Illustrations of Ottoman soldiers from the Suleymanname:
. Suleiman the Magnificent's Culus Ceremony
. Single Combat at the battle of Mohacs, 1526
. The Akinci leader Turhan Bey brings an opponent of high rank down with a lasso
. Akinci or Deli with lance and sword, fur hat and Animal Skin, 1540
. Suleiman the Magnificent giving audience

Attack on Szigetvár, 1566 – Tatars in the foreground as the vanguard.
Suleiman the Magnificent, taken ill during the Szigetvár Campaign, 1566

Illustrations of Ottoman soldiers from the Hünernâme of 1588 by Lokman:
. Suleiman the Magnificent hunting with Foreign Envoys
. Forces of Suleyman Besieging a Christian Fortress, 1524
. Suleiman the Magnificent and the Battle of Mohacs, 1526
. Siege of Vienna by Suleyman I the Magnificent, 1529

Sultan Selim – riding between Kutahya and Belgrade, en route to join the Imperial Army
The Ottoman Army Marching On The City Of Tunis in 1569
Murder of Ma'sum Beg, the envoy of the Safavid Shah Tahmasp, by Beduin in the Hijaz.

Illustrations of Ottoman soldiers from the Nusretname:
. Banquet given by Lala Mustafa Pasha to the Jannissaries in Izmit

Illustrations of Ottoman soldiers from the Shahin-Shah-nama:
. Murad III at target shooting with arrows, 1580
. Sultan Murad III's Expedition to Revan
. Occupation of Erevan
. Sultan Murad III, upon the walls of Istanbul, anticipates the arrival of the Safavids
. Osman Pasa and Ja'far Pasa, Ottoman governor of Shirvan, in battle against the Cossacks

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Kadrinazi30 Dec 2011 4:12 a.m. PST

As always great stuff, thanks for sharing!

Druzhina11 Feb 2013 5:34 p.m. PST
Druzhina13 Feb 2013 5:24 p.m. PST

An updated list on a new host:

Illustrations of Ottoman soldiers from the Suleymanname:
. Suleiman the Magnificent's Culus Ceremony
. Rounding up captives at the siege of Rhodes, 1521
. Sultan Suleiman during the Siege of Rhodes, 1522
. Sultan Suleiman during the Battle of Mohacs, 1526
. Single Combat at the battle of Mohacs, 1526
. Kalender Çelebi's Rebellion, Karaçayir, 1527
. Execution of Prisoners, Belgrade
. Janissary Recruitment in the Balkans
. The Akinci leader Turhan Bey brings an opponent of high rank down with a lasso
. Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent receives Barbarossa, 1533
. Akinci or Deli with lance and sword, fur hat and Animal Skin, 1540
. Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent during the Siege of Estolnibelgrad in Hungary, 1543
. Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent during the campaign on Nachivan in the South Caucasus, 1554
. Suleiman the Magnificent receives a Persian Ambassador
. Suleiman the Magnificent giving audience

Battle of Mohacs, 1526 – Turkish miniature, currently on display at the Castle of Szigetvar, Hungary.
Suleiman at Qasr-i Shirin in Mesopotamia.
Attack on Szigetvár, 1566 – Tatars in the foreground as the vanguard.
Suleiman the Magnificent, taken ill during the Szigetvár Campaign, 1566
The Funeral of Sultan Suleyman the Magnificent, 1566

Illustrations of Ottoman soldiers from the Hünernâme of 1588 by Lokman:
. Bayezid I 'The Thunderbolt' Routs the Crusaders at the Battle of Nicopolis, 1396
. Suleiman the Magnificent hunting with Foreign Envoys
. Siege of Belgrade, 1521
. Entry Into Moldova, 1524
. Forces of Suleyman Besieging a Christian Fortress, 1524
. Cavalry units participating in the Battle of Mohacs, 1526
. Suleiman the Magnificent and the Battle of Mohacs, 1526
. Buda Castle Conquest, 1526
. Siege of Vienna by Suleyman I the Magnificent, 1529

Sultan Selim – riding between Kutahya and Belgrade, en route to join the Imperial Army
Sehname-i Selim Han, by Seyyid Lokman, 1581
. The Ottoman Army Marching On The City Of Tunis in 1569
. Murder of Ma'sum Beg, the envoy of the Safavid Shah Tahmasp, by Beduin in the Hijaz.

Illustrations of Ottoman soldiers from the Nusretname:
. Departure from the palace of the army for the war, 1578
. Lala Mustafa Pasha in camp after his Victory at Kars, 1578
. The Ottoman Army at Tiflis, 1578
. Banquet given by Lala Mustafa Pasha to the Jannissaries in Izmit

Illustrations of Ottoman soldiers from the Shahin-Shah-nama:
. Murad III at target shooting with arrows, 1580
. Sultan Murad III's Expedition to Revan
. Occupation of Erevan
. Sultan Murad III, upon the walls of Istanbul, anticipates the arrival of the Safavids
. Osman Pasa and Ja'far Pasa, Ottoman governor of Shirvan, in battle against the Cossacks
. Episode from the circumcision ceremonies of the future Mehmed III, in 1582 – a firework display
. The departure of the prince's party from the Eski Saray, to the Hippodrome

Illustrations of Ottoman soldiers from the Siyer-i Nebi (Life of the Prophet), 1595:
The Prophet Muhammad and the Muslim Army at the Battle of Uhud, portrayed as Ottoman soldiers of 1595
Hamza ibn Abdul Mutallib committed to Islam
Muhammad and His Army March Against the Meccans
Muhammad sending waves of horsemen into combat at the Battle of Badr

Mehmed III's Campaign in Hungary, including the Battle of Hacova (Keresztes) in Hungary, 1596

The Tarjumah-i Shahnamah (Translation of Firdawsi's Shahnamah into Turkish by Sharif Amidi). Copied by Darvish 'Abdi, 1616-1620AD
Sehname-i Nadiri, 1620s

Druzhina
Illustrations of Soldiers

Druzhina13 May 2013 2:29 a.m. PST

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