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    Sale 12419

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    3 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 542

    WILLIAM ESSEX (BRITISH, 1784-1869)

    Queen Victoria (1819-1901), in wedding attire
    signed in full on the counter-enamel and dated with the cypher of Queen Victoria 'VR / 1841 / Painted by W. Essex / Enamel Painter / to Her Majesty'
    Enamel on gold

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    WILLIAM ESSEX (BRITISH, 1784-1869)
    Queen Victoria (1819-1901), in wedding attire
    signed in full on the counter-enamel and dated with the cypher of Queen Victoria 'VR / 1841 / Painted by W. Essex / Enamel Painter / to Her Majesty'
    Enamel on gold

    Oval, 41 mm. high, in contemporary pierced brass frame


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    Provenance

    By repute, Victoria, Princess Royal (1840-1901), later Empress of Germany.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF OTTO VON MITZLAFF (LOTS 114-126 & 542-545)