• Christie's Interiors - Masters auction at Christies

    Sale 5927

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    29 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 252

    Circle of Johann Heinrich Tischbein I (Haina 1722-1789 Kassel)

    Portrait of a gentleman, bust-length, in uniform, with Austrian medals of honour

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Circle of Johann Heinrich Tischbein I (Haina 1722-1789 Kassel)
    Portrait of a gentleman, bust-length, in uniform, with Austrian medals of honour
    inscribed 'M.T.' (on the medallion)
    oil on canvas
    23 x 17 in. (58.5 x 43.2 cm.)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the sitter in the present portrait may be identified as Emperor Joseph II (1741-1790).