• Galerie Popoff: An Enduring Pa auction at Christies

    Sale 7677

    Galerie Popoff: An Enduring Passion for Russian Art

    12 - 13 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 87

    A porcelain dish from the Service of the Order of St Vladimir

    BY THE GARDNER PORCELAIN FACTORY, MOSCOW, PERIOD OF CATHERINE II, 1783-1785

    Price Realised  

    A porcelain dish from the Service of the Order of St Vladimir
    by the Gardner Porcelain Factory, Moscow, period of Catherine II, 1783-1785
    Of round form, formed as a vine leaf with gilt rim, underglazed in various shades of green and pale yellow with visibly painted leaf veins throughout, the centre painted with the star of St Vladimir, enclosed by the ribbon of the Order together with the cross of the Order, pierced border of simulated gilt branches, with foliate handle, marked under base with blue underglaze 'G' and incised circle
    9 7/8 in. (25 cm.) long


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    Literature

    Exhibition catalogue, Exhibition of Russian Art, London, 1935, p.40, number AY.

    Masterpieces of 18th c..., number 151.


    Exhibited

    London, 1 Belgrave Square, Exhibition of the Russian Art, 4 June-13 July 1935, p. 40, number AY.