15: ANTIQUE 19THC RUSSIAN PAINTING KURAKINA
A RUSSIAN PORTRAIT OF PRINCESS KURAKINA, c. 1810-1820, "Portrait of Princess Kurakina," oil on canvas in original frame, 66.5 x 56 cm. (26 1/8 x 22 in.), inscribed and initialed in Cyrillic painted by VB lower right.
For an earlier, similar portrait of Princess Kurakina, see "Portrait of Elena and Aleksandra Alekseyevna Kurakina," c. 1808-1812, (comparable image attached), by Vladimir Lukitch Borovikovsky (1757-1825), in the collection of the Louvre, Paris.