Imperial Framed Miniature of Grand Duchess Olga Nicolaievna

Jade, gold, rubies, gouache, ivory, glass | 15.3 x 5 x 5cm | 1896

Johannes Zehngraf

The giving of miniatures had long been a common practice among wealthy and aristocratic families by the time Faberge began combining portraits with his richly decorated frames. The Russian imperial family delighted in having these personal mementos a...
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