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    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 183

    A Porcelain Cup And Saucer

    BY THE BATENIN FACTORY, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1820

    Price Realised  

    A Porcelain Cup And Saucer
    by the Batenin Factory, St Petersburg, circa 1820
    Cylindrical on conforming foot, with flared rim, the gilt ciselé body decorated with a rectangular cartouche depicting a multi-coloured portrait of a 'Girl with an easel', the gilt handle simulating a branch, the circular saucer centrally decorated with a five-edged star and further with gilt ciselé design and thin white band, apparently unmarked
    Cup 3 7/8 in. (9.7 cm.) high with handle, saucer 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm.) diameter (2)


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