Unusual Gilded Silver and Lacquered
By Morozov, St. Petersburg, circa 1890
Comprising: a tray, a teapot, a sugar bowl, a creamer, a lemon fork, a pair of sugar tongs, and a strainer. The tray decorated with a finely lacquered scene after the painting, The Wedding Feast, by Constantin Makovsky; the sugar bowl and creamer painted with troika scenes and the teapot with a peasant interior; the whole reserved on a deep red lacquer ground. In its original fitted case with a silk pillow.