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    Sale 7453

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    27 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 270

    ABEL (CONTINENTAL, FL. C. 1800)

    Iulii Sorochinskii, in white uniform with red collar, wearing an orange sash, holding his shako in his gloved right hand; landscape and sky background

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    ABEL (CONTINENTAL, FL. C. 1800)
    Iulii Sorochinskii, in white uniform with red collar, wearing an orange sash, holding his shako in his gloved right hand; landscape and sky background
    signed 'abel' (lower left)
    rectangular, 2 15/16 x 2 3/8 in. (75 x 60 mm.), gilt-metal frame


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    Other miniatures by this artist are at Kadriorg Castle, Tallinn, and in the Tret'iakov Gallery, Moscow; see also lot 185.

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