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    Sale 7453

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    27 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 111

    VALENTY SLIVICKI (POLISH, C. 1765-1857)

    A gentleman, in profile to left, in blue coat with light blue facings and collar, lace cravat, powdered wig en queue

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    VALENTY SLIVICKI (POLISH, C. 1765-1857)
    A gentleman, in profile to left, in blue coat with light blue facings and collar, lace cravat, powdered wig en queue
    signed 'p. Slivicki' (lower centre)
    oval, 2½ in. (63 mm.) high, metal frame with glazed reverse


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    Slivicki's portrait of Grand Duke Constantine Pavlovich is illustrated in G. N. Komelova/G. A. Printseva, Portrait Miniature in Russia, XVIII - early XX century, from the Collection of The Hermitage, Leningrad, 1986, p. 298. no. 101, p. 178, pl. 161.

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