Nicolas Sperling was a miniaturist active in Egypt. Antony Benaki entrusted the execution of the Hellenic national costumes to Sperling, who was brought to Greece for the purpose. Sperling completed a great number of watercolor illustrations, of which 111 plates were printed. #81 - Peasant Woman's Dress (Dodecanese, Kalymnos)
Αστική φορεσιά από την Κρήτη - Town costume from Crete. Chatzimichali Angeliki, Ελληνικαί Εθνικαί Ενδυμασίαι (Greek National Costumes). Athens: Benaki Museum, 1948
File:Vraka Skyros Greek Costume.JPG
Greek Shepherds Costume including Vraka trousers (Aegean Islands, Skyros) - Greek Costume Collection by NICOLAS SPERLING (Russia 1881-1940 / act: Athens).
File:Vraka Cyprus Greek Costume.JPG
Greek Peasant Costume including Vraka trousers (Cyprus, Karpaci) 1930 - Greek Costume Collection by NICOLAS SPERLING (Russia 1881-1940 / act: Athens).