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    Sale 7630

    Russian Works of Art

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 70

    A ceramic group including a pair of rare porcelain figures

    STAFFORDSHIRE; COALPORT; CONTINENTAL; RIDGWAY; ENGLISH; HOPE & CORTE BURSLEM; WEDGWOOD; MEISSEN; AND KORNILOV BROTHERS, ALL 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A ceramic group including a pair of rare porcelain figures
    Staffordshire; Coalport; Continental; Ridgway; English; Hope & Corte Burslem; Wedgwood; Meissen; and Kornilov Brothers, all 19th century
    A pair of rare full-length painted figures of Alexander II and Maria Alexandrovna; a large cylindrical mug printed and painted with 'Cossacks flying to Annoy'; another, smaller, with Don Cossack'; a plate, similar, both after Ackermann's print after Orlovskii, inscribed under bases; a cream-ware coffee-pot with prints of 'Alexander Zemlenutin Cossack of the Don Regiment' and 'The great Tsar Alexander' and details of General Wittgenstein and Alexander I; a saucer with Alexander I; a slop bowl, cup and saucer with Cossacks; a ceramic carafe with oval portraits of Persian Shahs, all apparently unmarked; two ceramic plates with a view of the Kremlin and the Vorontsov monument; two miniature porcelain figures of a girl-angel and a water-carrier, all marked under base
    The ceramic carafe 10¼ in. (26.2 cm.); the cup 2¼ in.(5.7 cm.) high (15)


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