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Les Anciens Costumes De L'Empire Ottoman

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    France (printed)
    Turkey (probably, drawn)

  • Date:

    1863-4 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pasha, Arif, born 1808 - died 1865 (artist)
    Imprimerie Lemercier et cie (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithograph

  • 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.57:16

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 90, shelf 11

Physical description

Lithograph, in a modern portfolio, depicting Ottoman costume. Signed with monogram, numbered in Turkish, Arabic and Roman numerals, and inscribed with titles in Turkish and French.

Place of Origin

France (printed)
Turkey (probably, drawn)

Date

1863-4 (printed)

Artist/maker

Pasha, Arif, born 1808 - died 1865 (artist)
Imprimerie Lemercier et cie (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

AP
Signed with monogram

Imp Lemercier rue de Seine 57 Paris
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 60.4 cm Size of cover, Width: 40.4 cm

Descriptive line

Lithograph by Arif Pasha depicting various law enforcement personnel from a series of 17 plates entitled 'Les Anciens Costumes De L'Empire Ottoman', Tome 1er, Paris. France, published 1863-4.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Lithography; Printing

Subjects depicted

Fashion; Ottoman; Turkish; Costume

Categories

Fashion plates; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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