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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:
overall __2.44 IN __2.19 IN
overall __6.19 CM __5.56 CM

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