Lot 231: Rare menu visit of French president F. Faure to Petersburg
December 10, 2016
Tallin, EstoniaLive Auction
Description: Rare menu made for the visit of French president Felix Faure to Petersburg. Dining between Russian Imperial family and French president took part in Kronstadt on 14 Aug 1897 on leading French ship âPothuauâ. Author Jean-Baptiste Ãdouard Detaille (Paris 5 October 1848 â 23 December 1912 Paris). Watercolor and print on cardboard. Dimensions: 35.5 x 28 cm.