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Live Auction

The Anglophile and the Professor

Thu, Oct 19, 2023 10:00AM EDT
Lot 1258

Alexander I Signature and Photograph of Nicholas II

Estimate: $200 - $300
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Property from the Estate of William H. Rasch


Alexander I Signature and Photograph of Nicholas II, comprising a portrait engraving and clipped signature of Alexander I (1777-1825) Emperor of Russia, matted and framed (by sight of signature 2 1/4 in. x 4 1/4 in.) and a photograph of Nicholas II (1868-1918), his wife Alexandra Feodorovna (1872-1918), and officers, c. 1910, matted and framed (by sight 5 3/4 in. x 7 5/8 in.).

Measurements: Height: of largest frame 7 in. x Width: 12 in.


Overall good condition, photo toned and faded, small spots with dark inpainting, particularly in lower quadrant, signature and engraving lightly toned, all not viewed out of frames.

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