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    Sale 7453

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    27 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 334

    STANISLAW MARSZALKIEWICZ (POLISH, 1789-1872)

    Princess Golitsyna, in white dress with frilled collar and sleeves, smocked bodice, seated in red velvet chair leaning on her right elbow, her dark hair upswept; landscape and sky background

    Price Realised  

    STANISLAW MARSZALKIEWICZ (POLISH, 1789-1872)
    Princess Golitsyna, in white dress with frilled collar and sleeves, smocked bodice, seated in red velvet chair leaning on her right elbow, her dark hair upswept; landscape and sky background
    signed 'Marszalkiewicz' (lower left)
    rectangular, 5½ x 4 5/8 in. (140 x 117 mm.), gilt-metal mount


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    Other miniatures by this rare artist are featured in G. N. Komelova/G. A. Printseva, Portrait Miniature in Russia, XVIII - early XX century, from the Collection of The Hermitage, Leningrad, 1986, p. 281, no. 43 illustrated p. 220, pl. 206, and in L. I. Pevsner/I. M. Sacharova, Gosudarstvennaia Tret'iakovskaia Galereia. Portretnaia Miniatiura XVIII - natsala XX veka, Moscow, 1997, p. 195, no. 294.

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