Antique Russian Imperial Court Prescription Signed Dr Sergei Botkin 1875 Romanov
Bibelotslondon Ltd is a UK registered company based in London Bridge dealing in ephemera and curiosities from Britain and around the world. Our diverse inventory is carefully chosen and constantly evolving. We work very hard to offer the highest quality works at competitive prices. Our inventory is listed online, and we strive to keep our website completely up to date, so our customers can easily check availability. We believe in offering clients items that are unique and rare for aficionados of the antique and collector's world. Bibelot is a late nineteenth century word derived from the French word bel beautiful, meaning a small item of beauty, curiosity or interest. The word ephemera is derived from the sixteenth century Greek word ephmera meaning a printed or hand written paper not meant to be retained for a long period of time. Written in Russian and pasted onto a collectors page. Clinician, therapist, and activist, one of the founders of modern Russian medical science and education. In 1873 he was also made Head Surgeon to the Emperor, having been among the court physicians for both Tsar Alexander II and Tsar Alexander III. Furthermore, the same year he was elected president of the Medical Association of St. In 1886, Botkin headed the National Public Health Commission, created to investigate the unusually high mortality rates.
Prevalent in Russia, both in times of peace and war. Krylova, a relative of Alexei Krylov. Was a prominent writer and his brother Mikhail. Was a painter and well-known art collector.
Photographs form part of the description. Size: 13 x 20.5 cm approx. The item "Antique Russian Imperial Court Prescription Signed Dr Sergei Botkin 1875 Romanov" is in sale since Wednesday, December 11, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectables\Autographs\Uncertified Originals\Historical". The seller is "bibelotslondon" and is located in london. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Russian Federation
- Type: Historical
- Sub-Type: Royalty
- Object: Signed Prescription