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    Sale 2162

    Russian Art

    24 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 93

    A Glass Paperweight

    PROBABLY SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Glass Paperweight
    Probably second half 19th century
    Octagonal with faceted edges, centering an intaglio portrait of Emperor Alexander II, in a fitted Wartski case, unmarked
    4 in. (10.2 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Wartski, London.
    Sotheby's, London, February 19, 1998, lot 483.