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H 4108, Jan. 26, 1933

 Item — Box: SC-07 Box 1, Folder: 8, Item: SC07.02.3.007
Identifier: SC07.02.3.007
H 4108
H 4108

Scope and Contents

Transcription: [double-headed eagle] 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.

Dates

  • Jan. 26, 1933

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access

The collection is open for research.

Digitization of the collection has been made possible by the National Endowment for the Humanities. The digital collection can be accessed through the VMFA Collections Search website.

Conditions Governing Use

No Copyright - United States: http://rightsstatements.org/page/NoC-US/1.0/?language=en

Biographical / Historical

American--1

Extent

1 page

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Lillian Thomas Pratt.

Related Materials

47.20.355

Physical Description

Paper

Physical Facet

Sales records

General

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.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Archives Repository

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