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Photogravure of Empress Alexandra Feodorovna and Her Signature

Auction:
2645B
Lot:
353
Sold for:
$2,520$2,100

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

Description:

Photogravure of Empress Alexandra Feodorovna and Her Signature, the photogravure c. 1907, depicting the empress in court attire, image size approx. 6 5/8 x 3 1/2, with signature below, in a common frame; together with a photograph of the invitation for Reverend Dr. Thomas De Witt Talmage (American, 1832-1902) to visit the Empress at Peterhof in 1900 and the signature of Prince Jean Galitzine, in a common frame.
Estimate $800-1,200


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Empress, Alexandra Feodorovna, Jean Galitzine, Thomas De Witt Talmage, European people, House of Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov, Nobility, Royalty, The Empress

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