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#Turkish #dervishes during the #Ottoman Empire. Photo by the Abdullah Frères. #Islam #Sufism

Dervishes were a common subject for foreign photographers of the late Qajar period. These photographs helped to create and fed the stereotypes of exotic Easterners, but nevertheless they are useful historical records of the period. | Antoin Sevruguin | Photographs of Iranian dervishes by Antoin Sevruguin are mostly taken around 1900 to 1905.