Bust of Marie Feodorowna Empress of Russia by Unknown Artist

Portrait bust of the second wife of the Emperor Paul I, which is known in Biscuit de Sevres and which dates from the nineteenth century; also a smaller model of the same in terracotta.

Details

Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
57 cm
Acquired in:
1945
Bequeathed by:
Hon Clare Stuart Wortley through The Art Fund

It is part of a collection of 7 works presented to the Victoria and Albert Museum, Birmingham and Wakefield Art Gallery. The Honorary CE Stuart Wortley was an art historian and granddaughter of Sir John Millais.

Provenance

Part of the bequested collection of the late Hon. Clare Stuart Wortley

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

Entry details

50% off with National Art Pass

Daily, 10am – 5.45pm (Fri until 10pm)

Share this article