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Male in full-length green (shot gold) robe, fur trimmed, over coloured 'skirt' and pink shirt with blue and white cummerbund, a gold trimmed conical 'hat': PD.995-1975

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Titles

Male in full-length green (shot gold) robe, fur trimmed, over coloured 'skirt' and pink shirt with blue and white cummerbund, a gold trimmed conical 'hat'
Kizlar Aga: Chief Black Eunuch

Maker(s)

Unknown (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 309 mm
Width: 204 mm

Relative size of this object

20.4 m30.9 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1975) by Runciman, Steven

Dating

Production date: after AD 1803

Note

Re-attrib. to Turkey?

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Bodycolour
Gold

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( chain)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour and bodycolour with some gold on chain paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Kisler Agu (?)
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.995-1975
Primary reference Number: 8730
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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