Pencil sketch: A Bulgarian in a Winter Dress.
1784. A fabulous pencil sketch of a man in traditional dress. Monogrammed CR. The paper is cut in an odd shape. It looks like it has been drawn on a scrap, but the detail is exceptional. 225 x 165 mm (8¾ x 6½ inches).
Gabriel Ivanovich Scorodomoff (Russian: Гавриил Иванович Скородумов) was a Russian engraver who lived and worked in London. He is best known for his work for Robert Sayer. His version of this work was called A Russian in a Winter Dress.