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    Sale 7453

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    27 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 222

    F. PATSCHKE, CIRCA 1820

    An officer, a member of the Aleksandrov family, in open yellow-piped black uniform with yellow collar, silver epaulettes, white waistcoat and black stock

    Price Realised  

    F. PATSCHKE, CIRCA 1820
    An officer, a member of the Aleksandrov family, in open yellow-piped black uniform with yellow collar, silver epaulettes, white waistcoat and black stock
    signed 'F. Patschke' (lower right)
    oval, 2½ in. (63 mm.) gilt-metal mount


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    Three signed miniatures by Patschke, one dated 1837, are featured in T. A. Selinova, Portrait Miniature in Russia XVIII - XIX Centuries, from the Collection of the Historical Museum, Moscow, Leningrad, 1988, p. 318-319, nos. 102-104.

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