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    Sale 7453

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    27 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 328

    ATTRIBUTED TO HENRI BENNER (FRENCH, 1776-after 1833)

    Tsar Alexander I of Russia (1777-1825), in black uniform with red collar, gold epaulettes, wearing the blue moiré sash and breast-star of the Imperial Russian Order of St. Andrew combined with the British Order of the Garter and the Royal Swedish Order of the Sword, and numerous decorations including that of St. George; together with Countess Buturlina, née Dolgorukaia, in white dress with frilled bodice, wearing the red sash of the Imperial Russian Order of St. Catherine and the badge of a lady-in-waiting of the Empress with portrait miniature on a blue bow (Russian School, circa 1790); together with; a gentleman, a member of the Vinogradov family, in black coat, white shirt and cravat (Russian School, circa 1805/10)

    Price Realised  

    ATTRIBUTED TO HENRI BENNER (FRENCH, 1776-after 1833)
    Tsar Alexander I of Russia (1777-1825), in black uniform with red collar, gold epaulettes, wearing the blue moiré sash and breast-star of the Imperial Russian Order of St. Andrew combined with the British Order of the Garter and the Royal Swedish Order of the Sword, and numerous decorations including that of St. George; together with Countess Buturlina, née Dolgorukaia, in white dress with frilled bodice, wearing the red sash of the Imperial Russian Order of St. Catherine and the badge of a lady-in-waiting of the Empress with portrait miniature on a blue bow (Russian School, circa 1790); together with; a gentleman, a member of the Vinogradov family, in black coat, white shirt and cravat (Russian School, circa 1805/10)
    ovals, 1¼ in. (32 mm.), 1 5/16 in. (34 mm.) and 13/16 in. (21 mm.) high, respectively, gilt-metal mounts (3)


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