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Framed photo of His Serene Highness Prince Konstantin Alexandrovich Gorchakov. 1900.

Photo:
Pasted on a fabric passe-partout. Photo: 16.5 x 12 cm. Passe-partout: 30.7 x 23.2 cm. Inscription with an autograph in black ink in French "Monsenieur Francois / Poulain [?] souvenire / reconaissant / Gortchacow 1900 " under the photograph.
Scuffs, staining and foxing.


Frame:
Covered with white parchment with gold embossing with floral ornaments on a stand with glass. Imprint of the Saint Yves workshop at 350 Rue S'Honore in Paris on the back side of the photo. Frame: 38.5 x 32.5 cm. Early 20th c. Staining on fabrics, abrasion.


His Serene Highness Prince Konstantin Alexandrovich Gorchakov (1841–1926) was the son and the heir of the State Chancellor Alexander Mikhailovich Gorchakov. He was assigned to the Ministry of Internal Affairs.