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"Karl, Prince of Hesse-Kassel", important miniature on ivory!!, ca. 1795
Price: 2500 EUR
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We are dealing here with (executed in ca. 1795) a rare miniature portrait of the younger brother of then reigning Landgrave, Wilhelm I of Hesse-Kassel, Prince (and - from 1805 - Landgrave) Karl von Hesse-Kassel (1744-1836; for his extensive biography, see our image nr.6). He is depicted here with insignia of (established by his father in 1770) House-Order of Golden Lion of Hesse-Kassel (Karl became the first recipient of this award; also, see our images nr.9-10) - the breast star and red sash over his right shoulder.
Our images nr.7-8 show other known portraits of this man.
Provenance: antique trade, France
Creation Year: ca 1795
Measurements:UNFRAMED:6,5x5,3cm/2,6x2,1in FRAMED: 10,6x9,2cm/4,2x3,6in
Object Type:Framed miniature
Style: Portrait Miniatures
Technique: watercolor on ivory
Creator: German School
Creator Dates: -
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