Details
IMAGE number
CVN872299
Title
Mirza Abu'l Hassan Khan, 1809-10 (oil on canvas)
Artist
Beechey, William (1753-1839) / English
Location
Compton Verney, Warwickshire, UK
Medium
oil on canvas
Date
1809-1810 (C19th)
Dimensions
144.2x137.8 cms
Description
Mirza Abu'l Hassan Khan (b.1776), Ambassador for the Shah of Persia. Envoy Extraordinary from the King of Persia to the Court of King George III. (1776-1845). Sought British support against Russian ambitions in the Caucasian region. Mission failed because Britain was an ally of Russia against Napoleon.
Photo credit
Bridgeman Images
Keywords
diplomat / costume / man / statesman / men / bearded / diplomats / profile / full length / dagger / persia / beard / persian / ambassadors / cloaks / cloak / foreign affairs / ambassador / male / iranian / abolhassan ilchi / kabir / mirza abu'l hassan khan / turban / turbans / Painting / Mzpainting
Availability
Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB]
Large 3997 × 5014 px 338 × 425 mm 3 MB
Medium 817 × 1024 px 69 × 87 mm 1 MB
Small 478 × 600 px 40 × 51 mm 0 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright
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PERMISSION REQUIRED FOR NON EDITORIAL USAGE

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