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, 2022.;AWE;at;90;en

Database entry origination:

Copyedited by: Daniel de la Vega

MWNF Working Number: AT 091