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PORTRAIT OF ALEXANDER BEZBORODKO

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PORTRAIT OF ALEXANDER BEZBORODKO

Made by: Johann Baptist Lampi the Elder

On view in: Pavilion


About this object

Prince Alexander Bezborodko (1747-1799) is seated at a table holding an open notebook and pen and dressed in an elaborate embroidered 18th century waistcoat and coat. In background a green curtain and a column. Secretary of Paul I. Wears badge of the imperial order of St. George, a diamond framed miniature of Paul I and stars of the other orders.

Category:
paintings
Object name:
PORTRAIT OF ALEXANDER BEZBORODKO
Made from:
Oil on canvas
Made in:
Russia
Date made:
ca. 1800
Size:
35.6 × 27.9 cm (14 × 11 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
51.69
Class:
PAINTING
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"A Taste for Splendor: Russian Imperial and European Treasures from the Hillwood Museum"