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Lithograph - His Excellency Mirza Abul Hassan Khan Ambassador Extraordinary
  • His Excellency Mirza Abul Hassan Khan Ambassador Extraordinary
    Gauci, Maxim , born 1774 - died 1854
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His Excellency Mirza Abul Hassan Khan Ambassador Extraordinary

  • Object:

    Lithograph

  • Place of origin:

    London (printed)

  • Date:

    1819 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gauci, Maxim , born 1774 - died 1854 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithograph, coloured by hand

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Art Fund, Shell International and the Friends of the V&A

  • Museum number:

    SP.286

  • Gallery location:

    Islamic Middle East, Room 42, The Jameel Gallery, case WW5

Physical description

Lithograph, coloured by hand entitled 'His Excellency Mirza Abul Hassan Khan Ambassador Extraordinary'. Lettered with title and 'from his Majesty the Shah of Persia to H.R.H. the Prince Regent of Great Britain. To His Excellency Sir Gore Ouseley Bart K.L.S. K.A.S. late Ambassador Extraordinary to the Court of Persia. This Lithographic Plate is respectfully dedicated (with permission) by his most humble Servant M. Gauci. Pubd. July, 12, 1819. Painted from Nature & Drawn on Stone by M. Gauci Esqr. Printed by Mr. Mozer, 4 Cromer St'.

Place of Origin

London (printed)

Date

1819 (printed)

Artist/maker

Gauci, Maxim , born 1774 - died 1854 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph, coloured by hand

Dimensions

Height: 37 cm, Width: 26.9 cm

Descriptive line

Hand-coloured lithograph by Maxim Gauci entitled 'His Excellency Mirza Abul Hassan Khan Ambassador Extraordinary'. Printed in London, 1819.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Lithography

Subjects depicted

Portraits; Ambassadors

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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