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    Sale 7453

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    27 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 146

    RUSSIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1800

    Mikhail Feodorovich Soimonov (1753-1804), seated in a red-upholstered chair, in orange and black striped coat, wearing the breast-star of the Imperial Russian Order of St. Andrew, the orders of St. Alexander Nevskii and St. Anne (1st class), the sash and breast-star of the order of St. Andrew in the background laid on a table

    Price Realised  

    RUSSIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1800
    Mikhail Feodorovich Soimonov (1753-1804), seated in a red-upholstered chair, in orange and black striped coat, wearing the breast-star of the Imperial Russian Order of St. Andrew, the orders of St. Alexander Nevskii and St. Anne (1st class), the sash and breast-star of the order of St. Andrew in the background laid on a table
    oval, 2 13/16 in. (71 mm.) high, gilt-metal mount


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    Provenance

    Collection of Grand Duke Nicholas Mikhailovich Romanov (1859-1919), in 1906.


    Literature

    Grand Duke Nicholas Mikhailovich Romanov, Russkie portrety [...], St. Petersburg, 1905-1909, II, no. 189.