Lot 279. Russia 18. Century. Tsarina Elisabeth Petrovna (1709 Kolomenskoye - 1761, St. Petersburg)

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Auction date:04.07.2018   14:00
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Lot 279Russia 18. Century. Tsarina Elisabeth Petrovna (1709 Kolomenskoye - 1761, St. Petersburg)
Half-length figure turned slightly to the left, the head to the right. Oil on canvas, 77 x 64 cm. Doubled. Restored Frame. Elizabeth Petrovna, the illegitimate daughter of Tsar Peter the Great, was crowned in 1741 by a coup, in may, 1742, she was the tsarina. Due to the ages of the Shown by the fact that the future Empress still with their original hair color, the hairstyle is decorated to assume that the present portrait was timed made it clear before her coronation, with a sinuous bead, is portrayed, supports this assumption. As Empress only picture are passed down from Elizabeth Petrovna containers with white gepudertem hair. Elizabeth Petrovna, the illegitimate daughter of Tsar Peter the Great, was crowned in 1741 by a coup, in may, 1742, she was the tsarina. Due to the ages of the Shown by the fact that the future Empress still with their original hair color, the hairstyle is decorated to assume that the present portrait was timed made it clear before her coronation, with a sinuous bead, is portrayed, supports this assumption. As Empress only picture are passed down from Elizabeth Petrovna containers with white gepudertem hair. In younger years, Elizabeth Petrovna was portrayed several times by Louis Caravaque (1684 Marseille - 1754 St. Petersburg). Caravaque (Caravac) was from the 1730s 1. Court painter, and trained in Russia, many students. A production of this painting within Caravaques cannot be ruled out.

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