• Travel, Science and Natural Hi auction at Christies

    Sale 5489

    Travel, Science and Natural History

    22 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 213

    After Aleksandr Osipovich Orlovskii

    Russian flour sledge; and Russian wood cart, (Abbey Travel 349 nos. 1,3)

    Price Realised  

    After Aleksandr Osipovich Orlovskii
    Russian flour sledge; and Russian wood cart, (Abbey Travel 349 nos. 1,3)
    handcoloured lithographs from Lithographic Costumes of Russia and Persia published by J.Ashley, London, 1821
    S. 19½ x 24in. (49.5 x 61cm.)
    with 2 lithographed views of St Petersburg; and an engraving of 'Vue de la place de Podnovinsky à Moscow', after de la Barthe (6)


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    Provenance

    from the collection of Vladimir von Rychter, and thence by descent to the present owner