If one had but a single glance to give the world, one should gaze on Istanbul. ~Alphonse de Lamartine
Sir Henry Elliot, as depicted by “Spy” (Leslie Ward) in the UK magazine Vanity Fair, March 1877.
Sir Leslie Matthew Ward (21 November 1851 – 15 May 1922 London) was a British portrait artist and caricaturist who over four decades painted 1,325 portraits which were regularly published by Vanity Fair, under the pseudonyms “Spy” and “Drawl”. Image: wikipedia