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PORTRAIT OF GRAND DUCHESS ALEKSANDRA NIKOLAEVNA

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PORTRAIT OF GRAND DUCHESS ALEKSANDRA NIKOLAEVNA

Made by: Winberg

Currently in storage


About this object

Oval miniature, painted on ivory is of a beautiful young woman in a white decollete dress. Her hair is black and she is wearing a tiara of white roses, and a single strand of pearls with a clasp marching her earrings. She is wearing the ribbon and star of the Russian imperial order of St. Catherine. On her left shoulder is a ribbon and badge of another order. Background is a red curtain with a gold tassel and column.

Category:
paintings
Object name:
PORTRAIT OF GRAND DUCHESS ALEKSANDRA NIKOLAEVNA
Made from:
Watercolor on ivory
Made in:
Russia
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
17.8 × 15.2 cm (7 × 6 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
53.51
Class:
MINIATURE
Signature marks:
SIGNATURE at right: Winberg
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973