Ismael, Ambassador To Persia At The Court Of Sultan Suleiman Ii
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
G4784
People
Melchior Lorck, Danish (Flensburg, Germany 1526 or 1527 - after 1588 Silesia(?))
Title
Ismael, Ambassador to Persia at the court of Sultan Suleiman II
Other Titles
Former Title: Ismael, Persian Ambassador at Constantinople in 1557
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1557
Culture
Danish
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Engraving on cream antique laid paper
Technique
Engraving
Dimensions
sheet: 40.5 x 28 cm (15 15/16 x 11 in.)
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
ii
Standard Reference Number
B. 15
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gray Collection of Engravings Fund
Object Number
G4784
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Publication History

Stephan Wolohojian, ed., Harvard Art Museum/ Handbook, Harvard Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 2008), p. 81, repr.

Exhibition History

From Rhubarb to Rubies: European Travelers to Safavid Iran, 1550-1700, Houghton Library, Cambridge, 05/08/2008 - 08/20/2008

Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

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