“Nasiru 'D Din Kajar”, the Shah of Persia, supplement to the Liverpool Mercury, lithograph on paper
“Nasiru 'D Din Kajar”, the Shah of Persia, supplement to the Liverpool Mercury, lithograph on paper [Liverpool, 28 June 1873] single sheet, portrait of the Shah in his crown and formal attire, his name also appearing in caption below in Farsi nasta'liq script, clean and crisp condition, c. 280 by 190 mm.; in modern card mount, framed and glazed During the Shah's tour of the UK in 1873, the Illustrated London News and The Times extensively reported and illustrated the Shah's activities around the UK. It is however much rarer to find a regional magazine document his trip. As well as Liverpool, the Shah visited Manchester, Portsmouth and Westminster and Richmond in London during his tour.