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    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 226

    A Porcelain Jug

    BY THE GARDNER PORCELAIN FACTORY, MOSCOW, 1830-40

    Price Realised  

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    A Porcelain Jug
    By the Gardner Porcelain Factory, Moscow, 1830-40
    Of baluster form, the body decorated with moulded game, a hound forming a handle, with shaped gilt spout and base, marked under base with incised 'Gardner' mark and with puce overglazed circular factory stamp
    8½ in. (21.5 cm.) high


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    For a very similar model of this jug see Porcelain in Russia XVIII -XX centuries, The Gardner Factory, The State Russian Museum, St Petersburg, 2003, p. 265 and Marvin C. Ross, Russian Porcelains, Oklahoma, 1968, p. 130, fig. 33.

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