© Österreichische Nationalbibliothek Bildarchiv/Portraitsammlung

Name of Object:

Abdülaziz (1830–1876)


Vienna, Austria

Holding Institution:

Austrian National Library

 About Austrian National Library, Vienna

Date of Object:

c. 1861

Inventory Number:



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.

Archival or Bibliographical Reference:


Citation of this web page:

"Abdülaziz (1830–1876)" in "Sharing History", Museum With No Frontiers, 2020. http://www.sharinghistory.org/database_item.php?id=object;AWE;at;90;en

Database entry origination:

Copyedited by: Daniel De la Vega

MWNF Working Number: AT 091

Related Content

 Timeline for this item

On display in

MWNF Galleries

Photographs Portraits


As PDF (including images) As Word (text only)