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BUST OF A MAN

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BUST OF A MAN

Made by: Iakov Panfilovich Seriakov

Currently in storage


About this object

Portrait of a man with curly hair brushed to left and right and with a moustache. Dressed in a military uniform with cipher of Nicholas I on his epaulette. Also wearing badges and stars of various orders. Possibly tutor to Alexander II, N.K. Morder. Later identified as General Peter Romanovich Bagration.

Category:
sculpture
Object name:
BUST OF A MAN
Made from:
Ivory, elephant
Made in:
RUSSIA
Date made:
1852
Size:
11 cm (4 5/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
36.30
Class:
IVORY
Signature marks:
SIGNATURE on back: Ya. Seriakov in Cyrillic
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973