Russian Art

Borovikovsky, V. L. Murtaza-Kuli-Khan. 1796

Notes:
Portrait of Murtaza-Kuli-Khan (?-1800), brother of Aga-Magometh, the Shah of Persia This portrait of the Shah's brother, Murtaza-Kuli-Khan, posed in exotic regalia, is a testament to the fact that Borovikovsky's services were in demand by visiting dignitaries. (00187)
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