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Cabinet Photograph of Empress Maria Feodorovna and Her Signature

Auction:
2645B
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2645B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 06, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Cabinet Photograph of Empress Maria Feodorovna and Her Signature, the photograph attributed to Sergei Lvovich Levitsky (Russian, 1819-1898), oval format, the empress wearing formal court dress, the signature purportedly given to Reverend Dr. Thomas De Witt Talmage (American, 1832-1902), in a common frame, photograph ht. 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $600-800


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Keywords

Empress, Maria Feodorovna, Sergei Lvovich Levitsky, Thomas De Witt Talmage, European people, House of Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov, Levitsky, Protestantism, Provinces and territories of Canada, Sergey Lvovich Levitsky, The Empress

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