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Print - Turkish sultans, sultanas and other historical figures
  • Turkish sultans, sultanas and other historical figures
    Moncornet, Balthazar
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Turkish sultans, sultanas and other historical figures

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1640-60 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Moncornet, Balthazar (printer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Print

  • 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.180:237

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case SC, shelf 48

Physical description

Print lettered with title depicting a Sultaness of Turkey.

Place of Origin

Paris (probably, made)

Date

ca. 1640-60 (made)

Artist/maker

Moncornet, Balthazar (printer)

Materials and Techniques

Print

Dimensions

Height: 38.1 cm Size of sheets, Width: 25.7 cm

Descriptive line

Printed plate depicting the principal wife of Sultan Ibrahim, from a series of prints (259), pasted on 26 loose sheets, comprising portraits of Turkish sultans, sultanas and other historical figures, by Moncornet. Printed in Paris, ca. 1640-1660.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Figures; Portraits; Turkish

Categories

Prints; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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