Austrian National Library
Portrait of Abdülaziz (1830–1876). In 1861 he became Sultan. He was very interested in fostering a good relationship with European powers and to this end visited Paris, London and Vienna in 1867. Because of the uprisings in Bosnia-Herzegovina and Bulgaria, he was forced to abdicate on 30 May 1876.
"Abdülaziz (1830–1876)" in "Sharing History", Museum With No Frontiers, 2019. http://www.sharinghistory.org/database_item.php?id=object;AWE;at;90;en
Copyedited by: Daniel De la Vega
MWNF Working Number: AT 091