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    Sale 7556

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 22

    PATRIZIUS KITTNER (BOHEMIAN, 1809-1900)

    A young lady called Princess Galitzin née Moisseff (1834-1914), in off-the-shoulder blue dress, black gauze stole over her shoulders, a gem-set black choker, gold earring and bracelets, her dark hair upswept, seated in an upholstered black chair; green drapery background

    Price Realised  

    PATRIZIUS KITTNER (BOHEMIAN, 1809-1900)
    A young lady called Princess Galitzin née Moisseff (1834-1914), in off-the-shoulder blue dress, black gauze stole over her shoulders, a gem-set black choker, gold earring and bracelets, her dark hair upswept, seated in an upholstered black chair; green drapery background
    signed and dated 'Kittner 1852' (mid right)
    on ivory
    rectangular, 4 1/8 x 3 1/8 in. (104 x 80 mm.), heavy ormolu frame


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    Provenance

    Christie's, Geneva, 14 November 1989, lot 269 (sitter unidentified).