The favourite Storyteller of Constantinople.
Fisher, Son & Co., Paris & London [n.d., c.1845].
Lithograph on india paper, india 330 x 240mm. 13 x 9½". Water stain upper right; marginal spotting.
A Turkish crowd gathers to listen to a public speaker; masts of sailing ships and water in background. By Thomas Allom (1804 - 1872). Possibly from 'Character and Costume in Turkey and Italy. Designed and drawn ... by Thomas Allom, Esq. With descriptive letter-press by Emma Reeve' (21 plates).
Not in Abbey Travel. See BL 747.f.19.
[Ref: 21876] £50.00