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    Sale 7630

    Russian Works of Art

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 7

    A Porcelain Plate

    BY THE IMPERIAL PORCELAIN FACTORY, ST. PETERSBURG, PERIOD OF ALEXANDER III

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    A Porcelain Plate
    by the Imperial Porcelain Factory, St. Petersburg, period of Alexander III
    Circular, the centre painted after the original by Benjamin Patersson 'A St. Petersburg sbiten-seller,' the rim with gilt spray and geometric motifs on blue grounds within gilt borders, marked under base
    9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) diam.


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    The paiting St. Petersburg Sbiten-Seller, dated 1800, by Benjamin Patersson (1748-1815) was sold in these rooms, November 30, 2005, lot 15.

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