met-drawings-prints: A Turkish man with a moustache, wearing a…

met-drawings-prints:

A Turkish man with a moustache, wearing a turban decorated with five egret feathers, turned three-quarters to the right, an oval composition, from ‘Several heads in the Persian style’ (Plusieurs têtes coiffées à la persienne) by Stefano della Bella, Drawings and Prints

Medium: Etching; second state of two

Bequest of Phyllis Massar, 2011
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/412404