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    Sale 2162

    Russian Art

    24 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 153

    A Large Cut Glass Vase

    IMPERIAL GLASS WORKS, ST. PETERSBURG, PERIOD OF NICHOLAS II, DATED 1912

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    A Large Cut Glass Vase
    Imperial Glass Works, St. Petersburg, period of Nicholas II, dated 1912
    The elongated baluster-shaped body with cylindrical neck and flaring foot, cut throughout with leafy vines of hydrangeas, marked under base
    24¼ in. (61.5 cm.) high


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    For comparable cut glass vases by the Imperial Glass Works from the period of Nicholas II, see Imperial Glass Factory: 255th Foundation Day Anniversary, The State Hermitage, St Petersburg, 2004, pp. 141-142.