Portrait of Nicholas I

Painting

Materials:

Oil paint and Canvas

Dimensions:

W 30 in x H 37.5 in

Accession Number:

1.87

Credit Line:

Gift. Fedorov, N. V.

Description

Portrait of Nicholas I, oil on canvas. Depicted waist up, with head turned to his right. Wearing dark green uniform, silver epaulettes, orders and medals on left. Probably painted after portrait by William Alexandrowitsch Golike (Голике Василий Александрович) (d. 1848).

Inscriptions & Markings

On reverse in red paint: Муз. Рев 2517 пр | Неизв. Художника | Николай I. In white chalk: 150p; П 22484; III.