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BUST OF ALEXANDER II (?)

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BUST OF ALEXANDER II (?)

Made by: Iakov Panfilovich Seriakov

Currently in storage


About this object

Man has curly hair and a moustache and his shoulders are naked like the portraits of Roman emperors. Probably Alexander II, after a portrait by Franz Kruger.

Category:
sculpture
Object name:
BUST OF ALEXANDER II (?)
Made from:
Ivory, Mammoth (likely)
Made in:
RUSSIA
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
9.1 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
36.31
Class:
IVORY
Signature marks:
SIGNATURE on back: Seriakov in Cyrillic
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973