• Travel, Science and Natural Hi auction at Christies

    Sale 5489

    Travel, Science and Natural History

    22 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 215

    A collection of Imperial Russian portraits and Military figures including

    Alexander I; Constantin, Grand Duke of Russia; and Count Platoff, Hetman of Cossacks

    Price Realised  

    A collection of Imperial Russian portraits and Military figures including
    Alexander I; Constantin, Grand Duke of Russia; and Count Platoff, Hetman of Cossacks
    engravings and lithographs, 5 handcoloured
    S. 23 x 16in. (58.5 x 40.5cm.) and smaller
    with a copy of Russian Military Medalistics & History, by Vladimir von Rychter, 1972 printed in Russian with accompanying pamphlet of translation (13)


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    Provenance

    From the collection of Vladimir von Rychter, and thence by descent to the present owner