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Drawing - A bearded man in a high turban and a cloak, half-turned to left
  • A bearded man in a high turban and a cloak, half-turned to left
    Tiepolo, Giovanni Battista, born 1696 - died 1770
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A bearded man in a high turban and a cloak, half-turned to left

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (drawn)

  • Date:

    mid 18th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tiepolo, Giovanni Battista, born 1696 - died 1770 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and wash, on paper

  • Museum number:

    D.1824:57-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case CUP, shelf 2, box A

Physical description

drawing

Place of Origin

Italy (drawn)

Date

mid 18th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

Tiepolo, Giovanni Battista, born 1696 - died 1770 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and wash, on paper

Dimensions

Height: 270 mm, Width: 193 mm

Object history note

Part of the volume 'Sole Figure Vestite'.

Provenance: Edward Cheney (1803-84); by descent to Colonel Alfred Capel Cure; Sotheby's 29 June 1885, Lot 1024; purchased by the V&A from dealer, E. Parsons, 29 June 1885.

Descriptive line

Drawing, by Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, Italian School, ca.1696-1770

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Knox, George, Catalogue of the Tiepolo Drawings of the Victoria and Albert Museum. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1960, p. 67 no. 149, illus.

Production Note

Part of the volume 'Sole Figure Vestite'

Materials

Paper; Pen and wash

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Turbans; Clothing, Cloak; Male figure

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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