Turkish sultans, sultanas and other historical figures; Sultan Mustafa, Turcarum Imperator, Creatus Secundo Die Iunii, MDCXXII; Mustafa I, Sultan of the Ottoman Empire (1617-18 and 1622-23)

ca. 1622-37 (made)


Height: 38.1 cm Size of sheets, Width: 25.7 cm

SP.180:43 PDP

Printed plate depicting Mustafa I, from a series of prints (259), pasted on 26 loose sheets, comprising portraits of Turkish sultans, sultanas and other historical figures, by Lucas Kilian. Central European, ca. 1622-1637.

Print depicting Mustafa I. Lettered with title and biography of the sitter in Latin.

Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Shell International and the Friends of the V&A

Location: Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case SC, shelf 48

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