24 - 25 January 2007
Manner of Franz Xavier Winterhalter
Portrait of Prince Wilhelm of Hesse-Cassel (1787-1867), half-length in uniform, wearing the Order of the Danebrog
Oil on canvas
29¾ x 24 in. (73.6 x 61 cm.)
In a carved and gilded Florentine frame
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Prince Wilhelm of Hesse-Cassel was the son of Prince Friedrich of Hesse-Cassel, and grandson of Friedrich II, Landgrave of Hesse-Cassel and his wife Mary, daughter of George II of Great Britain.
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