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A Persian dervish; single-page painting mounted on album folio. A Persian dervish wearing an astrakhan cloak, brown skirt, black ankle boots and white sash with metal ring. Carrying a halberd and a horn. Cuts on his arms. Inscribed. Album contains 124 paintings of Turkish sultans and court officials. Ink, opaque watercolour and gold on paper. Album bound in green leather with pages of Persian paper, according to inscription. Page edges gilded with gold.