A GROUP OF SIX PORTRAIT MINIATURES

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RUSSIA AND ENGLAND, 18TH/ 19TH CENTURY

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A GROUP OF SIX PORTRAIT MINIATURES
RUSSIA AND ENGLAND, 18TH/ 19TH CENTURY
Comprising an oval miniature, finely enamelled with a portrait of Peter the Great, in a later gilt bronze frame surmounted by the monogram of Paul I; an enamelled silver pendant, depicting St Peter and Paul; a Wedgwood jasperware porcelain plaque with a portrait of a gentleman, possibly Grigory Potemkin; an oval miniature, enamelled with a portrait of Aleksei Ermolov; a gilt bronze panel of the Coronation medal of Emperor Paul I after Empress Maria Feodorovna; a framed group of three watercolour portrait miniatures on paper, depicting Elizabeth I, Peter III and Catherine II
The portrait of Peter the Great 3½ in. (9 cm.) high without frame