Portrait en Pied of the Princess Wilhelmine, Duchess of Sagan
Type of Object: Painting
Technique: oil on panel
Measurements: 250 x 150 cm
Additional Information:

Wilhelmine, Princess of Courland (1781-1839), was born to Peter von Biron, the last Duke of Courland, and his third wife Anna Charlotte Dorothea von Medem, since 1801 Duchess of Sagan.

Item used to belong to the following collections:
Current owner: unknown
Current location of an object: unknown
Other Relevant Historical Information:

Princes von Biron, Gross Wartenberg (until 1945). Its further fates are unknown.

Related Written Material:

Antrag auf Bergung unersetzlichen Kulturgutes durch den Provinzialkonservator der Kunstdenkmäler Niederschlesiens, Karl Prinz Biron von Curland, Gross Wartenberg, 1944, Cabinet of Documents, National Museum in Wrocław

Piotr Łukaszewicz, Obraz Elisabeth Vigée-Lebrun i zbiory sycowskie, [in:] Marmur dziejowy. Studia z historii sztuki, "Prace Komisji Historii Sztuki. Poznańskie Towarzystwo Przyjaciół Nauk", vol. 32, Poznań 2002, p. 386, 388 (jako portret Dorothei von Sagan)

Authors of this entry:
  • Piotr Łukaszewicz
Published on: 24 / 03 / 2010
Project co-financed by Ministry of Labour and Social Policy under Government Project – Civic Benefit Fund.
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