A portrait miniature of Emperor Alexander I, circa 1830

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Painted full-length on ivory, after George Dawe's 1824 portrait, wearing military orders and the sash of the Order of St Andrew, the Fortress of Peter and Paul in the background, glazed in a gold pendant, French import mark
height of miniature: 4.8cm, 1 7/8 in.; height overall: 6.4cm, 2 1/2 in.