27 November 2007
ALOIS GUSTAV ROCKSTUHL (RUSSIAN, 1798-1877)
Count Stroganov, in military uniform of red-piped black coat, silver-embroidered black collar and silver epaulettes and aiguillette, black cloak with red collar over his left shoulder, wearing the Imperial Russian Orders of St. Anne (2nd class), St. Stanislas (2nd class), St. Vladimir (4th class), the Polish Order Virtuti Militari, and the medals of the Turkish War 1828-1829 and the Taking of Warsaw 1831; sky background
signed and dated 'A. Rockstuhl.1830' (mid-left)
oval, 3 1/8 in. (80 mm.) high, in gilt-metal mount
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