• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 5265

    Selected Silver & Russian Works of Art

    30 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 261

    A GROUP OF FIVE RUSSIAN SILVER OR SILVER-GILT & ENAMEL ITEMS,

    VARIOUS DATES & MAKERS,

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GROUP OF FIVE RUSSIAN SILVER OR SILVER-GILT & ENAMEL ITEMS,
    VARIOUS DATES & MAKERS,
    Comprising two cigarette cases, one by Dmitriy Nikolayev, 1908/17, with green bead borders, profuse floral decoration, whorls & irregularly shaped panels, principally in red, lime green, dark blue & turquoise, the other mark of IG (Cyrillic), 1896/1908, various coloured scrolls on turquoise ground with white bead border, also a small goblet & a small beaker, 1908/17 & 1896/1908 respectively, in traditional colours & an oval silver box with fruiting vine decoration around a lilac tranlucent enamel over engine-turned cover, 1908/17, interior of cover with glass mirror. (5)


    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

    Special Notice

    VAT rate of 17.5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer's premium.