Sketchbook with illustrations of Corsica, Greece and Turkey

Scope and Content

Sketchbook with watercolour, monochrome, pencil and ink illustrations of Corsica, Greece and Turkey made by Michel-François Préaulx duringa journey from Marseille to Constantinople in 1816 in the entourage of the ambassador Marquis de Rivière. Manuscript note on inside cover: 'Album ayant appertenu au Precepteur du duc de Bordeaux'.

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

6 inches x 8 inches

Conditions Governing Use

For permission to publish, please contact Archives & Special Collections, SOAS Library in the first instance