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Jelizaveta Aleksejevna Osterman-Tolstaja CC0
Bertel Thorvaldsen
: Bertel (Albert, Alberto) Thorvaldsen
: 19.11.1770
: 24.03.1844
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Jelizaveta Alexejevna Osterman-Tolstaja, 1863
Executed by Christian Constantin Olsen under supervision of H.W.Bissen after the original plaster model 1815, inv.no. A167

Marble. 138 cm
Inventory number: A166

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The countess visited Rome in 1815, there commissioning a full-length portrait statue in marble from Thorvaldsen. It was finished in 1819 and is today in the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg.