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    Sale 7598

    Russian Art

    11 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 371

    A papier-mâché tea-caddy

    BY THE LUKUTIN FACTORY, MOSCOW, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A papier-mâché tea-caddy
    by the Lukutin Factory, Moscow, late 19th century
    Rectangular with serpentine front, the hinged cover painted with a peasant driving a troika with three women in the open carriage, the interior fitted with two compartments with slide-out covers, marked inside cover
    9 7/8 in. (25.2 cm.) long


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