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Illustrations of Ottomans circa 1809 from
Stratford Canning's Pictures of Turkey
Arnavut, or Albanian



Physical description: A warrior in a white kilt, holding a long flintlock musket, armed with a sword and two pistols
Object: Watercolour
Place of origin: Istanbul, Turkey (Painted)
Date: about 1809 (Painted)
Artist/Maker: Anonymous Greek artist (Painter)
Marks and inscriptions: Numbered 70
Dimensions: Height: 32.3 cm, Width: 18.5 cm
Victoria and Albert Museum. Museum number: D.88-1895



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