[A Turkish lady] [art original].

Published/Created:
[England?],
[180-?]
Physical Description:
1 drawing on 2 sheets : watercolor ; sheets 27 x 20 cm
Notes:
Title devised by cataloger.
Place and date of publication from unverified data in local card catalog record.
Purchased from Mrs. Bruce Antiques.
Abstract:
A full-length portrait of a Turkish lady wearing robes and a headdress. Her clothing is depicted using a tiny pinprick design that pierces entirely through the paper. A secondary sheet with attached gold foil appliqué is positioned beneath the pinprick design to allow the gold to shine through the pinpricks imparting an appearance of gold flecked clothing.
Topics:
Women--Turkey.
Language:
English
Genre:
Watercolors--British--19th century.
Watermarks (Paper)
Format:
Image
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
Drawings
Un58
no. 34
Drawings Un58 no. 34 Box D160
Orbis Record:
10134052
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr31172
Citation:
A Turkish Lady. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
OID:
16222773
PID:
digcoll:4083187