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Portrait of Tsaritsa Alexandra Feodorovna

Made by: Unknown ||Repin, Il'ia Efimovich __After (?)

On view in: Mansion Exhibit - Front Hall


About this object

Bust sized portrait of the Tsarina, she faces three quarters to the left. She is wearing in her brown hair the diadem of diamonds and pearls made for her coronation by the goldsmith K. Hahn. From the back of the diadem hangs a lace veil. Earrings, collar and necklace are of pearls. She is wearing the chain and insignia of the Imperial Order of St. Catherine. Her dress is white satin with passementerie and adorned with a bow knot brooch of diamonds and three large pearl drops.

Category:
PAINTINGS
Object name:
Oil Painting
Made from:
Oil on canvas
Made in:
RUSSIA
Date made:
1896
Size:
H. 29 1/8 in., W. 21 3/4 in.
overall __73.98 CM __55.24 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
51.81
Class:
PAINTING
Signature marks:
SIGNATURE __lower right: traces of signature Ilya Yefimovich Repin
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Displayed in exhibition:
What Became of Peter's Dream? Court Culture in the Reign of Nicholas II. Middlebury College Museum of Art, Aug 11 - Dec 19, 2003
Pageant of the Tsars: the Romanov Coronation Albums, Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens, 2013
Featured in publication:
Odom, Anne. What Became of Peter’s Dream? Court Culture in the Reign of Nicholas II. Edited by Nancy Eickel. Middlebury, Vermont: Middlebury College of Art; Washington, D.C.: Hillwood Museum and Gardens, 2003. Distributed by University of Washington Press.