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PROPERTY OF A GERMAN PRINCELY FAMILY

German School, 19th Century
PORTRAIT OF COUNT CHRISTIAN LOUIS CASIMIR OF SAYN-WITTGENSTEIN-LUDWIGSBURG (1725-1797); PORTRAIT OF COUNTESS AMALIE LUDOWIKA FINCK VON FINCKENSTEIN, LATER COUNTESS SAYN-WITTGENSTEIN-LUDWIGSBURG, WIFE OF COUNT CHRISTAIN (1740-1771); PORTRAIT OF COUNT LUDWIG ADOLF PETER OF SAYN-WITTGENSTEIN-LUDWIGSBURG, LATER PRINCE WITTGENSTEIN (1769-1843); PORTRAIT OF COUNTESS ANTONIO CÄCILIE SNARSKA, LATER PRINCESS WITTGENSTEIN, WIFE OF COUNT LUDWIG (1778-1856)
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 11,875 GBP (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)
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235

PROPERTY OF A GERMAN PRINCELY FAMILY

German School, 19th Century
PORTRAIT OF COUNT CHRISTIAN LOUIS CASIMIR OF SAYN-WITTGENSTEIN-LUDWIGSBURG (1725-1797); PORTRAIT OF COUNTESS AMALIE LUDOWIKA FINCK VON FINCKENSTEIN, LATER COUNTESS SAYN-WITTGENSTEIN-LUDWIGSBURG, WIFE OF COUNT CHRISTAIN (1740-1771); PORTRAIT OF COUNT LUDWIG ADOLF PETER OF SAYN-WITTGENSTEIN-LUDWIGSBURG, LATER PRINCE WITTGENSTEIN (1769-1843); PORTRAIT OF COUNTESS ANTONIO CÄCILIE SNARSKA, LATER PRINCESS WITTGENSTEIN, WIFE OF COUNT LUDWIG (1778-1856)
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 11,875 GBP (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)
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Details & Cataloguing

Of Royal and Noble Descent

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German School, 19th Century
PORTRAIT OF COUNT CHRISTIAN LOUIS CASIMIR OF SAYN-WITTGENSTEIN-LUDWIGSBURG (1725-1797); PORTRAIT OF COUNTESS AMALIE LUDOWIKA FINCK VON FINCKENSTEIN, LATER COUNTESS SAYN-WITTGENSTEIN-LUDWIGSBURG, WIFE OF COUNT CHRISTAIN (1740-1771); PORTRAIT OF COUNT LUDWIG ADOLF PETER OF SAYN-WITTGENSTEIN-LUDWIGSBURG, LATER PRINCE WITTGENSTEIN (1769-1843); PORTRAIT OF COUNTESS ANTONIO CÄCILIE SNARSKA, LATER PRINCESS WITTGENSTEIN, WIFE OF COUNT LUDWIG (1778-1856)
Quantity: 4
each extensively inscribed with the sitter's identities on the reverse
a set of four, all oil on canvas
each: 65 by 54.5 cm.; 25 5/8  by 21 1/2  in.
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Provenance

Commissiond directly from the artist by the family;

Thence by descent.

Catalogue Note

Count Christian Louis Casimir of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Ludwigsburg married as his first wife in 1763, Countess Amalie Ludowika Finck von Finckenstein and together they had seven children including Count Ludwig Adolf Peter of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Ludwigsburg, who had a distinguished military career in the Napoleonic wars becoming a Field Marshall, and commander of the Russian army in the war against Turkey. In 1798 he married Countess Antonio Cäcilie Snarska, and together they had eleven children.

Of Royal and Noble Descent

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