A Fine and Rare Russian Silver-Gilt and Shaded Enamel Four-Piece Teaset, Nicholai Alexeyev


Moscow, circa 1900

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Comprising a Teapot, a Sugar Bowl with Cover, a Waste Bowl and a Cream Jug, in chinoiserie style, each piece of tapered octagonal shape with raised rim surmounted by eight enameled balls, each foot similarly decorated, the bodies finely enameled with flowers and foliage on grounds of Chinese red and sky blue, both the teapot and sugar bowl with hinged covers, the borders enameled with Chinese style geometric motifs.