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Henri Benner
PORTRAIT OF GRAND DUKE NICHOLAS PAVLOVICH, LATER EMPEROR NICHOLAS I OF RUSSIA (1796-1855), CIRCA 1821
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Henri Benner
PORTRAIT OF GRAND DUKE NICHOLAS PAVLOVICH, LATER EMPEROR NICHOLAS I OF RUSSIA (1796-1855), CIRCA 1821
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Henri Benner
MULHOUSE 1776 - 1829 ST PETERSBURG ?
PORTRAIT OF GRAND DUKE NICHOLAS PAVLOVICH, LATER EMPEROR NICHOLAS I OF RUSSIA (1796-1855), CIRCA 1821
Watercolour and bodycolour on paper, laid on metal, gilt-metal frame;
inscribed in cyrillic verso: 28 Nikoli I.  
13.9 by 10.2 cm.; 5 1/2 by 4 1/8 in.
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Provenance

Sale, Geneva, Christie's, 19 November 1980, lot 144 (part of lot);
with Edwin Bucher, Trogen

Catalogue Note

The sitter was the third son of Paul I and Maria Feodorovna. He reigned as Emperor of Russia between 1825 and his death in 1855.

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