Unknown - portrait of Alexander I

This miniature portrait is by an unknown artist, but it is a copy of a well known portrait of Alexander I (1777-1825) of Russia.

The condition of the miniature is not the best, needing some expert restoration, but when painted it was by a very good artist.

It is quite large at 121mm x 95mm, and logically was painted in the 19C, well before the Russian Revolution.

For more about him see Alexander I and Alexander I of Russia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

This collection also contains miniature portraits of his son, Nicholas I by an unknown hand, and of his grandson, Alexander II by Ivan Winberg. 1120

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