27 November 2007
ROBERT THEER (AUSTRIAN, 1808-1863)
Ferdinand I (1793-1875), Emperor of Austria 1835-1848, in the white uniform of a field-marshal with gold-embroidered collar and black stock, wearing the jewel of the Order of the Golden Fleece, the sash and breast-star of the Imperial Austrian Order of Maria Theresa, the breast-stars of the Orders of St. Stephen, Leopold and the Iron Crown
signed 'R. Theer' (mid-right)
oval, 2 in. (51 mm.) high, gilt-metal frame
Auction Bolland and Marotz, Bremen, 14 October 1978.
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