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A Series of Portraits of the Emperors of Turkey, from the Foundation of the Monarchy to the Year 1815

Artist:
John Young (British, 1755–1825 London)
Publisher:
William Bulmer & Co. (London)
Date:
1815
Medium:
Illustrations: mezzotints printed in color à la poupée with hand coloring
Dimensions:
Overall: 22 9/16 x 16 11/16 x 1 7/16 in. (57.3 x 42.4 x 3.7 cm) Sheet: 21 7/8 x 16 in. (55.5 x 40.7 cm) Plate: 15 1/16 × 10 3/8 in. (38.2 × 26.4 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.503
Not on view
Engraved from Pictures Painted at Constantinople. Commenced under the Auspices of Sultan Selim the Third and Completed by Command of Sultan Mahmoud the Second, with a Biographical Account of Each of the Emperors

Marking: Bookplate: Ambassador Lewis Einstein
Lewis David Einstein (American, New York 1877–1967 Paris); Vendor: Lucien Goldschmidt
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