Portrait of a man by Unknown Artist

Portrait of a bearded man, seated and reading a book.

Details

Medium:
Ink & gold
Dimensions:
15 x 10 cm
Acquired in:
1925
Presented by:
Henry Van den Bergh through The Art Fund

Part of the word 'Hakim' on the edge of the sheet conveys that he is a physician.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

Entry details

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