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    Sale 7453

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    27 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 297

    RUSSIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1820

    A young gentleman, a member of the Borozdin family, in fur-bordered brown and orange striped dressing gown, seated in a wooden chair, holding a book in his right hand

    Price Realised  

    RUSSIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1820
    A young gentleman, a member of the Borozdin family, in fur-bordered brown and orange striped dressing gown, seated in a wooden chair, holding a book in his right hand
    on card
    oval, 3 7/8 in. (98 mm.) high, gilt-metal mount within rectangular black lacquer frame applied with four circular foliate gilt-bronze spandrels


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    Provenance

    Alexandre Rozembergh, Paris, 1928.


    Exhibited

    Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Exposition d'art russe ancien et moderne, 1928, no. 162 (lent by Alexandre Rozembergh, Paris).