Imperial and Post-Revolutionary Russian Art and Icons
6069 Christies, London, 1998-12-17
  • RUSSIA, EARLY 19TH CENTURY, THE OKLAD MARKED WITH THE CYRILL... |

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    Christ Pantocrator
    Russia, early 19th century, the oklad marked with the Cyrillic initials of Aleksandr Panfilov, Moscow, 1838
    Traditionally painted, shown half-length with His right hand raised in blessing, the left holding the open Gospel, in repoussé,...

  • RUSSIA, LATE 19TH CENTURY, THE OKLAD MARKED OVCHINNIKOV WITH... |

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    Christ Pantocrator
    Russia, late 19th century, the oklad marked Ovchinnikov with Imperial warrant, St. Petersburg, 1899-1908
    Realistically painted on copper, the oklad with cloisonné enamel, the centre with turquoise ground, the borders and halo with...

  • RUSSIA, NOVGOROD SCHOOL, 15TH CENTURY |

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    Saint Paraskeva Piatnitsa
    Russia, Novgorod School, 15th century
    Shown shoulder length, in a white embroidered veil with silver trimmings and crown, with red maphorion
    10 x 8½in. (25.5 x 21.9cm.)

  • BY FABERGÉ, WORKMASTER JULIUS RAPPOPORT, ST. PETERSBURG, CIR... |

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    A silver and onyx Dish
    by Fabergé, workmaster Julius Rappoport, St. Petersburg, circa 1890
    Oval, the hardstone dish surmounted at each end by a realistically cast and engraved monkey, one pulling the others tail, marked on the tails; together with a...

  • MARKED K FABERGÉ WITH IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1880 |

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    A silver Letter-opener
    marked K Fabergé with Imperial warrant, Moscow, circa 1880
    The shaped blade terminating with a realistically cast axe-man wearing a rubashka, his axe raised to strike a log, on realistic ground, the end of the blade engraved in...

  • MARKED M OVCHINNIKOV WITH IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, 1896-190... |

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    A Caviar-dish
    marked M Ovchinnikov with Imperial warrant, Moscow, 1896-1908
    Bullet-shaped, on three foliate scroll feet, the base with gadrooned rim, the spindle cover with knop handles, the interior with openwork tray, white metal, marked on base
    6¾in....

  • MARKED SAZIKOV WITH IMPERIAL WARRANT, ST. PETERSBURG, 1856 |

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    A silver Elephant
    marked Sazikov with Imperial warrant, St. Petersburg, 1856
    Realistically cast, chased and engraved, with curling trunk, ivory tusks and gold-mounted red cabochon eyes, marked under stomach
    5½in. (14cm.) long
    794 gr. gross

  • MARKED WITH UNRECORDED WORKMASTER'S INITIALS P.L, ST. PETERS... |

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    A silver trompe-l'oeil Vodka Set
    marked with unrecorded workmaster's initials P.L, St. Petersburg, 1895
    Tapering shaped rectangular, the body and twelve charki with square bases and circular rims chased and engraved to simulate bast-weave, the body...

  • MARKED WITH THE CYRILLIC INITIALS OF MIKHAIL ISAKOV, ST.PETE... |

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    A parcel-gilt trompe l'oeil Cigarette-Box
    marked with the Cyrillic initials of Mikhail Isakov, St.Petersburg, circa 1890
    Oblong, chased and engraved to simulate a wooden box with tax bands, marked inside the cover and base
    3¾in. (9.5cm.) long
    182...

  • MARKED WITH THE UNRECORDED MAKER'S CYRILLIC INITIALS OB, MOS... |

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    A silver-gilt and niello Snuff-Box
    marked with the unrecorded maker's Cyrillic initials OB, Moscow, 1826
    Oblong, the hinged cover with a lady and a musician walking in a rocky landscape with a tree and architectural details in the background, within...

  • MARKED WITH THE CYRILLIC INITIALS OF VASILII POPOV, MOSCOW,... |

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    A silver-gilt and niello Snuff-Box
    marked with the Cyrillic initials of Vasilii Popov, Moscow, 1826
    Oblong, the hinged cover with a soldier beside his carriage helping a distressed person, the base with a trophy of arms, the sides with banners, on stippled...

  • MARKED WITH CYRILLIC INITIALS OF IVAN KALTYKOV, MOSCOW, CIRC... |

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    A silver-gilt niello Snuff-Box
    marked with Cyrillic initials of Ivan Kaltykov, Moscow, circa 1830
    Oblong with rounded corners, the hinged cover with a niello view of a horseman and horse-drawn carriage in architectural setting, the base with temples...

  • MARKED WITH UNRECORDED MAKER'S INITIALS IME, ST. PETERSBURG,... |

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    A parcel-gilt silver Stopa
    marked with unrecorded maker's initials IME, St. Petersburg, 1790
    Tapering hexagonal, on circular gadrooned foot, each side engraved with floral foliate and strapwork scrolls, with circular ribbed spreading rim, marked under...

  • MARKED WITH THE UNRECORDED MAKER'S INITIALS EE, MOSCOW, 1836 |

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    A parcel-gilt niello Beaker
    marked with the unrecorded maker's initials EE, Moscow, 1836
    Baluster shaped, on spreading base, the body with two niello cartouches with architectural scenes, with floral and ribbon swags at intervals, the tall spreading...

  • MARKED WITH UNKNOWN MAKERS INITIALS AK, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1840,... |

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    Two gilt niello Champagne Flutes
    marked with unknown makers initials AK, Moscow, circa 1840, with later French import marks
    Baluster shaped, on spreading spirally fluted foot with niello floral sprays on stippled grounds, with ribbed bands at intervals,...

  • MARKED WITH UNRECORDED WORKMASTER'S CYRILLIC INITIALS OB, MO... |

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    A silver-gilt niello Box
    marked with unrecorded workmaster's Cyrillic initials OB, Moscow, 1829
    Oblong, the base, sides and hinged cover nielloed with stylistic townscapes on stippled ground, within chased borders, marked inside cover and base
    2½in....

  • MAKER'S MARK POORLY STRUCK, MOSCOW, 1771 |

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    A silver-gilt and niello Charka
    maker's mark poorly struck, Moscow, 1771
    Shaped oval, the four lobed sides with niello rural scenes in foliate scroll borders, on stippled ground, with scroll handle, marked under base
    3.8in. (8cm.) long
    52 gr.

  • MARKED WITH THE CYRILLIC INITIALS OF STEPAN SAVEL'EV OR SAVV... |

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    A parcel-gilt Charka
    marked with the Cyrillic initials of Stepan Savel'ev or Savva Semenov, Moscow, 1788
    Shaped oval, the lobed body engraved with floral scrolls, with scroll handle, gilt interior, marked on handle and under base
    2.7/8in. (7.4cm.)...

  • MARKED WITH THE CYRILLIC INITIALS OF PAVEL OVCHINNIKOV, MOSC... |

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    A silver-gilt niello Beaker
    marked with the Cyrillic initials of Pavel Ovchinnikov, Moscow, 1867
    Tapering cylindrical, the body with a wide band of nielloed floral and foliate scrolls on stippled ground, with slightly flared rim, marked under base
    3½in....

  • ONE MARKED WITH UNKNOWN WORKMASTER'S CYRILLIC INITIALS PA, T... |

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    Two silver-gilt Beakers
    one marked with unknown workmaster's Cyrillic initials PA, the other of Dmitrii Orlov, both Moscow, 1865 and 1871
    Tapering cylindrical, one engraved with floral scrolls with geometric and strapwork borders; the other with cartouches...

  • MARKED WITH THE UNRECORDED MAKER'S CYRILLIC ITALIC INITIALS... |

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    A pair of parcel-gilt niello Champagne Flutes
    marked with the unrecorded maker's Cyrillic italic initials MG, Moscow, 1845
    Tapering cylindrical, on stepped feet nielloed with a foliate band, the bodies nielloed with two ovals enclosing townscapes, surrounded...

  • RUSSIA, 17TH CENTURY |

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    A silver Charka
    Russia, 17th century
    Of traditional form, the circular bowl repoussé with floral and fruit sprays, the shaped handle with mythical animals, apparently unmarked
    3¼in. (8.3cm.) long
    36 gr.

  • RUSSIA, 17TH CENTURY |

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    A silver-gilt Charka
    Russia, 17th century
    Of traditional form, on spreading foot, the body engraved with floral scrolls on hatched ground, with Russian adage 'The charka of a good man, drink from it for health' around the rim, the centre of the bowl...

  • RUSSIA, 17TH CENTURY |

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    A parcel-gilt silver charka
    Russia, 17th century
    Of traditional form, the bowl repoussé, chased and engraved with mythical sea monsters, with openwork flattened handle, apparently unmarked
    4in. (10.1cm.) long
    58 gr.

  • ONE MARKED WITH INITIALS OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1835, THE OT... |

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    Two silver Candlesticks
    one marked with initials of Paul Storr, London, 1835, the other marked Muller, St. Petersburg, 1837
    Baluster form, the partly domed shaped bases with scroll and shell feet, cast, chased and engraved overall with rococo scrolls,...

  • RUSSIA, 17TH CENTURY |

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    A silver-gilt Chara
    Russia, 17th century
    Circular, the bowl repoussé with dots within rayed bands, the slightly domed centre engraved with a Russian toast in Viaz script, the shaped handle caste with an horseman within scroll border, the reverse of...

  • RUSSIA, PROBABLY MOSCOW, 1682-1696 |

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    A silver Imperial presentation Kovsh
    Russia, probably Moscow, 1682-1696
    Of traditional form, the outer rim with long inscription in Russian within borders and cartouches, the domed centre repoussé, chased and engraved with the Imperial double-headed...

  • MARKED WITH THE CYRILLIC INITIALS OF GRIGORII SEREBRIANIKOV,... |

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    A silver Charka
    marked with the Cyrillic initials of Grigorii Serebrianikov, Moscow, circa 1760
    Thistle shaped, the body chased and engraved with flutes and foliage, the tall spreading rim with a band of chased and engraved scrolls, on stippled ground,...

  • MARKED WITH THE INITIALS OF TIMOFEI SILUIANOV, MOSCOW, 1755 |

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    A silver Charka
    marked with the initials of Timofei Siluianov, Moscow, 1755
    Hemispherical, chased and engraved with rocaille scrolls, with convex base, marked under base
    2½in. (6.4cm.) diam.
    40 gr.

  • MARKED WITH UNRECORDED INITIALS EB, MOSCOW, 1744 |

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    A silver Charka
    marked with unrecorded initials EB, Moscow, 1744
    Thistle-shaped, with fluted body, the flared rim engraved with foliate scrolls on stippled ground, marked under base
    1.7/8in. (4.8cm.) diam.
    22 gr.

  • ONE MARKED WITH THE INITIALS OF MATVEI NARUNOVICH, KIEV, CIR... |

    #79337
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    Two parcel-gilt Charki
    one marked with the initials of Matvei Narunovich, Kiev, circa 1745, the second late 18th century
    Circular, the first with slightly spreading lip and scroll handle, marked under base; the second with a 17th-century coin set in...

  • MARKED WITH THE CYRILLIC INITIALS OF ANDREI DEMENT'EV, MOSCO... |

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    A parcel-gilt Charka
    marked with the Cyrillic initials of Andrei Dement'ev, Moscow, 1778
    Shaped oval, the lobed sides with scallops, gilt interior, with scroll handle marked under base
    2¾in. (7cm.) long
    30 gr.

  • MARKED WITH THE INITIALS OF AFANASII KORYTOV, IAROSLAVL', 17... |

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    A parcel-gilt Charka
    marked with the initials of Afanasii Korytov, Iaroslavl', 1765
    Shaped oval, with lobed sides, gilt interior, with scroll handle, marked under base
    2½in. (6.3cm.) wide
    34 gr.

  • MARKED WITH ENTWINED INITIALS SJP?, PROBABLY BALTIC, LATE 18... |

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    Two silver Charki
    marked with entwined initials SJP?, probably Baltic, late 18th century
    Shaped oval, the lobed bodies chased and engraved with leaves and scallops, with scroll handle, marked under bases
    2¾in. (7cm.) long
    60 gr. (2)

  • ONE WITH THE INITIALS FZ, POSSIBLY BALTIC, MID-18TH CENTURY,... |

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    Two parcel-gilt Charki
    one with the initials FZ, possibly Baltic, mid-18th century, the other Moscow, early 18th century
    Circular, the first with fluted bands, the rim engraved with the inscription 'Was ein Rubelwer den Kan, Zeigel die Bechen an' and...

  • ONE MARKED WITH UNKNOWN WORKMASTER'S INITIALS E.AK, ST. PETE... |

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    Two silver Charki
    one marked with unknown workmaster's initials E.AK, St. Petersburg, 1778, the other with illegible maker's mark, St. Petersburg, circa 1830
    Tapering cylindrical, the first on three ball feet, the sides chased and engraved with scallops...

  • MARKED WITH THE CYRILLIC INITIALS OF FEDOR PETROV, MOSCOW, 1... |

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    A parcel-gilt Charka
    marked with the Cyrillic initials of Fedor Petrov, Moscow, 1787
    Baluster shaped, chased and engraved with foliate scallops, gilt interior, with scroll handle, marked under base
    1.7/8in. (4.8cm.) high
    34 gr.

  • MARKED WITH UNRECORDED WORKMASTER'S INITIALS EM, MOSCOW, 189... |

    #79330
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    A pair of Beakers
    marked with unrecorded workmaster's initials EM, Moscow, 1896-1908
    Cylindrical, the bodies chased and engraved with a floral and foliate garland, gilt interiors, white metal, marked under bases
    3in. (7.5cm.) high
    156 gr. (2)

  • MARKED WITH THE INITIALS OF ANTIP KUZMICHEV, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1... |

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    A silver-gilt champlevé and en-plein enamel Spoon
    marked with the initials of Antip Kuzmichev, Moscow, circa 1880
    The oval bowl with an en-plein portrait of a Russian lady wearing a kokoshnik, with a graduated border of champlevé circular motifs,...

  • TWO BY THE 11TH ARTEL, ONE BY THE 20TH ARTEL, MOSCOW, 1908-1... |

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    Three cloisonné enamel Spoons
    two by the 11th Artel, one by the 20th Artel, Moscow, 1908-1917
    With circular bowls, each decorated with various stylised floral and foliate scrolls, two on stippled gilt ground within borders of geometric motifs, one...