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PORTRAIT OF AN OFFICER

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PORTRAIT OF AN OFFICER

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

Young officer wearing badges of five different orders and stars of two orders, some of the orders being Russian. Gilt frame forms a pendant and is set in a gilt frame. Under glass at back is a lock of hair.

Category:
paintings
Object name:
PORTRAIT OF AN OFFICER
Made from:
Watercolor on ivory
Made in:
RUSSIA
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
6.2 × 5.6 cm (2 7/16 × 2 3/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
53.50
Class:
MINIATURE
Signature marks:
INSCRIPTION on back: Jete pleueurai toute ma vie
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973