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Collection of 12 drawings of figures in elaborate costume, laid down in an album bound in red Morocco with gilt ruling and gold tooling (formerly containing drawings by Parmigianino); whole-length figures bearing shields inscribed with Mediterranean and Near Eastern placenames, including representations of costume from Castille (?) and Cairo
Bodycolour, heightened with white and gold
- Production date
- 1700 (circa)
Height: 312 millimetres
Width: 252 millimetres (covers)
- Curator's comments
- The date suggested is tentative. The album formerly contained drawings with registration numbered 1905-11-10-11 to 62, and has an ex-libris with "DAU[L]BY/No." on the fixed marbled endpaper.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- This item has an uncertain or incomplete provenance for the years 1933-45. The British Museum welcomes information and assistance in the investigation and clarification of the provenance of all works during that era.
- Prints and Drawings
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