[Tartar and Nagay Musician.]Vol.2.Pl.23.
[John Stockdale.] [n.d. c.1812.]
Hand-coloured engraving; Embossed stamp: Stamford Institution Estab. 1838; and stamp: Stamford Library. Plate 197 x 159mm (7¾ x 6¼").
Plate 23: a Tartar and Nagay musician; the former playing on a common violin, and the latter on a peculiar two-stringed instrument. To the right a small Turkish table with coffee-cups and confectionary; a Tartar merchant listens. From Volume 2 of "Travels Through the Southern Provinces of the Russian Empire, in the Years 1793 and 1794".
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