Lot 1152. Princess Eleonore of Reuss-to-Köstritz, Tsaritsa of Bulgaria

Starting price:€ 1 700
Auction date:01.12.2018   12:00
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Lot 1152Princess Eleonore of Reuss-to-Köstritz, Tsaritsa of Bulgaria
with Original frame. Hüftbildnis of the Empress Eleonore of Bulgaria (1860-1917) in the medal-adorned lace dress. L. u. signed Dorothea Kellner (born. 1875). Tempera on ivory. High rectangular frame made of gold plated brass with green enameled bezel. 7.5 cm x 6 cm.
Dorothea waiter made after training at the Berlin art school of trades enamels, for example, for the Aachen Ratssilber. After her stay abroad in Cairo, devoted himself to miniature painting and received commissions from various princely houses. Due to her artistic skills, she made the frame for the miniature, probably by hand.
Cf. Thieme-Becker, Bd. XX, p. 122 f.
On ivory portrait of Eleonore Czarina of Bulgaria, in the original enamelled brass frame. Signed.
Berlin. 1910.

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