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    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 181

    A Pair Of Porcelain Cups And Saucers

    BY THE BATENIN FACTORY, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1820

    Price Realised  

    A Pair Of Porcelain Cups And Saucers
    by the Batenin Factory, St Petersburg, circa 1820
    Each cylindrical, on conforming foot with wide flared upper rim, the gilt body painted with a large multi-coloured bouquet of flowers and with a stylized geometric design, the handle with gilt detail, each gilt circular saucer similarly decorated with a white ground centre and stylized geometric design, each apparently unmarked
    Each cup 3 7/8 in. (9.9 cm.) high with handle, each saucer 5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) diameter (4)


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    For a similar cup and saucer see:
    Decorative Objects, St Petersburg Private Collections, Moscow, 1998, pp. 57-58.

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