(Peterborough 1700 - Hammersmith 1776)
Study of a Man Wearing a Turban
182 x 144 mm. (7 1/8 x 5 5/8 in.)
SALE PRICE: £3,000
The present sheet, like many of Thomas Worlidge’s drawings, is inspired by Rembrandt’s paintings and prints of Oriental heads. Such finished drawings were sold as independent works of art, and were popular among the fashionable circles of London and Bath.