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Turkish sultans, sultanas and other historical figures

ca. late 16th century-late 18th century (made)
Place of origin

Print lettered with title.

Object details

Object type
  • Turkish sultans, sultanas and other historical figures (generic title)
  • Pharao (assigned by artist)
Materials and techniques
Brief description
Printed plate entitled 'Pharao', from a series of prints (259), pasted on 26 loose sheets, comprising portraits of Turkish sultans, sultanas and other historical figures, by Dominicus Custos and other artists. Central European, ca. late 16th century-late 18th century.
Physical description
Print lettered with title.
  • Size of sheets height: 38.1 cm
  • Width: 25.7 cm
Dimensions taken from departmental notes
Credit line
Purchased with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Art Fund, Shell International and the Friends of the V&A
Subjects depicted
Accession number

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Record createdJune 30, 2009
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