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    Sale 7464

    Un hôtel particulier du Faubourg Saint-Germain The Collection of The Marquis and Marquise de Ravenel

    21 - 22 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 519

    A GROUP OF FIVE FRAMED PORTRAIT RELIEF MEDALLIONS

    19TH AND 20TH CENTURY

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    A GROUP OF FIVE FRAMED PORTRAIT RELIEF MEDALLIONS
    19TH AND 20TH CENTURY
    Comprising: a biscuit porcelain portrait of Eugénie, Empress of France, inscribed 'F.PEYRE F. NIEUWERKERKE DIR', mounted in a beaded ribbon-tied gilt-brass frame; a French Sèvres biscuit porcelain commemorative plaque of Nicholas II and Alexandra, inscribed to the reverse 'LL.MM L'EMPEREUR ET L'IMPERATRICE DE RUSSIE VISITENT LA MANUFACTURE NATIONALE DE SÈVRES 8 OCTOBRE 1896', in a mahogany frame; an ivory profile of a Cardinal; and a pair of composition profile medallions, after the Antique
    Eugénie medallion - 5 in. (12.5 cm.) high
    Together with a pair of giltwood and composition miniature frames, of Rococo style -- 8 in. (20.5 cm.) high; a bronze relief plaque of a gentleman, mounted in an ebonised octagonal frame -- 7 in. (18 cm.) high; and a beaded picture, depicting a young family in a garden setting -- 9 x 7½ in. (23 x 19 cm.) (9)


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