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PETER EDWARD STROELY (GERMAN, 1768-1826)
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PETER EDWARD STROELY (GERMAN, 1768-1826)

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PETER EDWARD STROELY (GERMAN, 1768-1826)
A young officer, in white uniform, black stock and black cross-belt, his left hand on the hilt of his sword
signed 'Stroely' (lower left)
on ivory
oval, 3½ in. (89 mm.) high, gilt-copper mount
Provenance
Freiherr von Frankenstein Collection; Hugo Helbing, Munich, 28 March 1912, lot 542.
Professor Dr Emerich Ullmann (1861-1937) Collection, Vienna; Galerie Fischer, Lucerne, 31 August - 1 September 1937, lot 319.
A Private Collection, Switzerland; Sotheby's, Olympia, 24 October 2002, lot 33.
Literature
L. Grünstein, Die Sammlung Professor Dr. Emerich Ullmann, Vienna, 1925, p. 19, illustrated pl. 8.
Exhibited
Vienna, Nationalbibliothek, Das gemalte Kleinporträt, 1931, no. 311 (lent by Professor Dr Emerich Ullmann, Vienna).
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Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.

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