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    Sale 7453

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    27 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 274

    JEDRZEY HINTZ (POLISH, FL. C. 1820-35)

    An officer, in black coat with gold epaulettes, wearing the breast-star of the Imperial Russian Military Order of St. George ; together with Prince Vasil'chikov, in black coat with gold-embroidered red collar with gold epaulettes, wearing the red moiré sash and breast-star of the Imperial Russian Order of St. Anne, and two badges including the Imperial Russian Military Order of St. George

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    JEDRZEY HINTZ (POLISH, FL. C. 1820-35)
    An officer, in black coat with gold epaulettes, wearing the breast-star of the Imperial Russian Military Order of St. George ; together with Prince Vasil'chikov, in black coat with gold-embroidered red collar with gold epaulettes, wearing the red moiré sash and breast-star of the Imperial Russian Order of St. Anne, and two badges including the Imperial Russian Military Order of St. George
    the former signed and dated 'Hintz f. 1835'
    octagonal, 2 11/16 x 2 3/16 in. (68 x 55 mm.) and oval, 2 3/8 in. (60 mm.) high, gilt-metal and gold frames, respectively (2)


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    Miniatures by Hintz are illustrated in G. N. Komelova/G. A. Printseva, Portrait Miniature in Russia, XVIII - early XIX century, from the Collection of The Hermitage, Leningrad, 1986, p. 304, no. 113, p. 183, pl. 166, and in L. I. Pevsner/I. M. Sacharova, Gosudarstvennaia Tret'iakovskaia Galereia. Portretnaia miniatiura XVIII - natsala XX veka, Moscow, 1997, p. 128, nos. 185 and 186.

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