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A PORTRAIT MINIATURE OF ALEXANDER I
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A PORTRAIT MINIATURE OF ALEXANDER I

PROBABLY BY DOMENICO BOSSI, 19TH CENTURY

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A PORTRAIT MINIATURE OF ALEXANDER I
PROBABLY BY DOMENICO BOSSI, 19TH CENTURY
The oval portrait of Emperor Alexander I (1777-1825), watercolour and gouache on ivory, mounted in an ormolu square frame, with a foliate border, the aperture applied with a laurel wreath surmounted by a crown, apparently unmarked
The miniature, 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm.) high
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