Lot 349: A set of eleven painted lead figures depicting the Russian Imperial Court, Russian, 20th century
December 14, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
A set of eleven painted lead figures depicting the Russian Imperial Court
Russian, 20th century
Depicting Emperor Nicholas II , Empress Alexandra Feodorovna, the Tsesarevich and Grand Duke Alexei, a Maid-of-Honor of the Empress'' suite, a Lady-in-waiting to the Empress, a Court Chamberlain, an Officer of the Guarde-Equipage of His Majesty, an Hussar General, a Court Page, a "Court Arab" or African servant, and a liveried Imperial footman, all naturalistically painted. (11).
H: 1 1/2 in. (tallest)
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