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    Sale 1989

    Russian Art

    18 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 235

    A Porcelain Part Tea Service

    KUZNETSOV FACTORY, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A Porcelain Part Tea Service
    Kuznetsov Factory, Late 19th Century
    Each piece decorated in the style of Khokhloma, with a traditional Russian folk pattern of black and red sweeping grasses and dots on gilt ground, gilt interiors, marked under bases
    Comprising: A teapot, eleven cups, twelve saucers, a covered sugar bowl, a cream jug, a waste bowl; together with a similarly decorated cup and saucer of different form, also by Kuznetsov, the cup numbered from service 751
    The teapot 10 in. (25.4 cm.) wide; the bowl 6½ in. (16.5 cm.) diameter (29)


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