14 June 2006
Prince von Hessen-Kassel (as Enrico d'Assia) (1927-2000)
The Leaning Tower della Milizie
signed and dated 'Assia 95' (upper left) and signed again, inscribed and dated again '"THE LEANING TOWER DELLE MILIZIE"/Enrico d'Assia/1995/ROME (ITALY)' (on the backboard)
pencil and watercolour
13 x 9 in. (33 x 23 cm.)
Displayed in the Drawing Room of the Private Apartment of H.R.H. The Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon at Kensington Palace.
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London, The Fine Art Society, Enrico d'Assia, June 1995, no. 41, as 'Rome, The Leaning Tower delle Milizie'.
Heinrich Wilhelm Konstantin Viktor Franz Prinz von Hessen-Kassel was born on 30 October 1927 in Rome, Italy. He was the son of Philipp Landgraf von Hessen-Kassel and Mafalda Maria Elisabetta Anna Romana di Savoia-Carignano, Principessa di Savoia. He was also known as Enrico d'Assia.
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