• Russian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2308

    Russian Art

    23 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 66

    A Carved Bowenite Model of an Elephant

    BY FABERGÉ, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Carved Bowenite Model of an Elephant
    By Fabergé, circa 1900
    Realistically carved, with rose-cut ruby eyes, in a fitted green leather Wartski case, apparently unmarked
    1 in. (2.5 cm.) long


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    Provenance

    Wartski, London.
    Purchased from the above by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of a Massachusetts Collector