A rare small round cast iron plaque

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A rare small round cast iron plaque

Black patinated cast iron. Relief bust of the Tzarina facing right, wearing a shawl and chemise gown. D 3.5 cm.
Prussian iron foundry, the model by Leonhard Posch, c. 1816.

Catharina Pawlowna Romanowa (1788 - 1819), Grand Princess of Russia and daugher of Tsar Paul I., was Queen of Wurttemberg from 1816 to 1819.

Provenance

The C. Lith collection.

Literature

Cf. Forschler-Tarrasch, Leonhard Posch 1750 1831 Porträtmodelleur und Bildhauer, Berlin 2002, no. 37. The figure depicted in this piece is presumably Anna Pavlovna (1795 - 1865), who became hereditary Princess of the Netherlands following her marriage to Willem of Orange in 1816.

Lot 313 Dα

Estimate:
300 € - 400 €

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