- Museum number
Number X: View of Constantinople outside the Seraglio walls; in the foreground, two groups of small boats meeting at centre, each with a leader standing on the front of the boat, wearing a long cloak and hat; in the background, a mansion with a dome seen to left; a large army seen standing by the mansion, observing the meeting between a Lord ('Gran Signore') and the Pasha which took place before the Turkish fleet left for the the Black Sea on 5 April 1785.
- Production date
Height: 544 millimetres
Height: 640 millimetres
Width: 930 millimetres (image and title)
Width: 1114 millimetres (sheet)
- Curator's comments
- See comment for 1947,0319.16 . For comment on the two series of watercolours by Mayer for Ainslie, see 1960,0212.1.1-4.
- Not on display
- Associated events
- Associated Event: Decline of the Ottoman Empire: a fleet departing towards the Black Sea 5 april 1785
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Transferred from the Department of Printed Books.
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number