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A Turkish executioner. Coloured aquatint by I.H. Clark, 1818.

  • Clark, John Heaviside, approximately 1770-1863.
Date
January 1 1818
Reference
581655i
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Description

Standing, holding a serrated club, with a dagger and pistols in his belt

Publication/Creation

London : Thos McLean, January 1 1818.

Physical description

1 print : aquatint, with watercolour ; platemark 33.7 x 26.8 cm

Lettering

Bostanji or executioner

References note

Travel in aquatint and lithography 1770-1860 from the library of J.R. Abbey, San Francisco 1991, vol. 2, no. 373.30

Lettering note

Lettering in ink outside platemark
Bears plate no.: 28

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 581655i

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