Lot 9223

Emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria – a large plaster bust on a carved wooden stand

International Orders & Military Collectibles | O88m | Online auction | 601 Lots


The emperor in the uniform of a field marshal with the bijou of the Order of the Golden Fleece at his neck as well as further decorations, his coat draped over his left shoulder. Signed indistinctly and dated "1896" on the left, the reverse with inscription "... von R.Lunardi". Round base and square pedestal. Height 80 cm. High stand of dark-stained wood with square pedestal, the front and side surfaces with applied grotesque heads. The front leg carved with mascaron in high relief, cartouche with Moor’s head and acanthus décor, the reverse leg lightly carved. Height 135 cm.Impressive ensemble from an old collection of the imperial court.

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General Information

Our online auction "International Orders & Military Collectibles" includes 603 lots. The auction starts on Thursday, June 24, 2021 at 10:00 am (CET). The pre-sale view will take place from June 16 -19, 2021 from 11 am to 17 pm (CET).