27 November 2007
GIOVANNI DOMENICO BOSSI (ITALIAN, 1765-1853)
Tsar Alexander I of Russia (1777-1825), in black uniform with red collar, gold epaulettes, wearing the blue moiré sash and breast-star of the the Imperial Russian Order of St. Andrew
signed and dated 'D: Bossi P. 1804' (lower right)
1 9/16 in. (40 mm.) diam., gilt-metal mount
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