27 November 2007
RUSSIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1790
Princess Nadezhda Ivanovna Golitsyna (1739-1811), in white dress with frilled lace collar tied with a blue bow, dark blue surcoat with frilled collar tied with a blue bow, a blue ribbon in her lace cap on her powdered hair
signed with initials 'E.F.' (mid-right)
2½ in. (63 mm.) diam., gilt-metal frame with bow and ribbon surmount
Collection of Grand Duke Nicholas Mikhailovich Romanov (1859-1919), in 1906.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Grand Duke Nicholas Mikhailovich Romanov, Russkie portrety [...], St. Petersburg, 1905-1909, II, no. 95, illustrated.
Née Vikhliaeva, the wife of Prince Ivan Fedorovich Golitsyn (1731-97), she was married previously to Vasilii Nikitich Grushetskii.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
From Aspen to Big Sky, 5 super-snug retreats in or near some of the world’s top-ranked ski resorts — all from Christie’s International Real Estate
Specialist Furio Rinaldi admires this rediscovered work by the 16th-century Italian artist, which scholars had long presumed lost