• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 7598

    Russian Art

    11 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 311

    A large silver and en plein enamel kovsh


    Price Realised  


    A large silver and en plein enamel kovsh
    mark of Nikolai Nemirov-Kolodkin, Moscow, 1908-1917
    Of square form, the shaped sides, raised prow and pierced handle with repoussé and chased pan-Slavic foliate and scroll designs, with twised ropework bracket to the handle, an en plein enamel plaque beneath the prow depicting a Boyar and maiden beneath a tree, marked under base
    9½ in. (24.3 cm.) high

    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

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.