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    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 172

    A Porcelain Figure of a Grape Eater

    BY THE MIKLASHEVSKII FACTORY, CIRCA 1845

    Price Realised  

    A Porcelain Figure of a Grape Eater
    by the Miklashevskii Factory, circa 1845
    Realistically modelled, the lady standing, poised holding a bunch of grapes by her mouth, wearing a light green dress with small flower details and gold rims, over a white petticoat, with earings as bunches of grapes, on a white ground plinth with rocaille moulding and gilt detail, marked under base with red underglaze Cyrillic monogram 'AM'
    11¾ in. (30 cm.) high, base 4½ in. (11.5 cm.) x 4½ in. (11.5 cm.)


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