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Sultan Cansaves Gauris: P.1708-1991

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Sultan Cansaves Gauris
Vitae et Icones Sultanorum Turcicorum


Printmaker: Bry, Theodor de



Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio


Production date: AD 1596


Illustration to J.J. Boissard, 'Vitae et Icones Sultanorum Turcicorum', Frankfurt, 1596.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 93 mm Width 94 mm
Sheet Height 93 mm Width 94 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Location: In a semi-circle, around the image
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: f 20
  • Location: Image right centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1708-1991
Primary reference Number: 83293
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 207 - 254
Nagler (Monogrammisten): 1618 - 1
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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