NADEZHDA MIKHAYLOVNA YUNINA POLOVTSEVA by the lost gallery
Duran made this splendid portrait of the mysterious Nadezhda Polotseva.
This impressing beautiful lady was the Foster daughter of baron Alexander von Stieglitz. The Stieglitzs were a jewish German family of banquiers from Waldeck. Ludwig, the father of Alexander was the first baron by an ukase and was known as the saint Petersburg Rothschild.
ANNE D'AUTRICHE, REINE DE FRANCE by the lost gallery Via Flickr: portrait d'école espagnole.
LOUISE-DIANE D'ORLÉANS, PRINCESSE DE CONTI by the lost gallery Via Flickr: On décrit ce portrait comme portrait posthume de Louise Elizabeth, princesse de Conti puisqu'on peut lire un écriteau qui l'identifie avec la belle-mère de L...
LONDON.- ?Burning Down the House?, a portrait by David LaChapelle of the late Alexander McQueen and his ?muse? Isabella Blow has been acquired by the National Portrait Gallery. This is the first portrait by LaChapelle to enter the G...
The Scottish National Portrait Gallery today unveiled a new acquisition, Portrait of Lady Montgomery by Sir Henry Raeburn (1756-1823). This elegant and impressive full-length portrait was allocated to the SNPG through the Acceptance...