H 4108, Jan. 26, 1933
Scope and Contents
RUSSIAN IMPERIAL EXHIBIT
January 26, 1933
Article No. H 4108
Photograph in a silver frame of Serge Alexandrovitch, who was the brother of Alexander III, and his wife, Elizaveta Feodorovna, who was the sister of Czarina Alexandra. On one side is engraved a crown and the inscription: “Serge;” on the other side, a crown and the inscription: “Elizaveta.” At the bottom, the dates “1891-1904;” at the top, a small crown and an enamel plaque of St. George Slaying the Dragon. Made by Faberge, the famous jeweler of the last Court of the Romanoffs.
From the Collection in the Winter Palace, St. Petersburg, Russia.
Mrs. John L. Pratt Chatham Fredericksburg, Virginia
From the Hammer Collection – Three East Fifty-second Street, New York, N. Y.
- Jan. 26, 1933
- Hammer Galleries (Organization)
Language of Materials
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Biographical / Historical
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Lillian Thomas Pratt.
Hammer Collection, Russian Imperial Exhibit, E. 52nd Street
Digitization of the Lillian Thomas Pratt Archives has been made possible by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
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