• 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 74

    A porcelain soup plate from the Service of the Order of St George

    BY THE GARDNER PORCELAIN FACTORY, MOSCOW, PERIOD OF CATHERINE II, 1777-1778

    Price Realised  

    A porcelain soup plate from the Service of the Order of St George
    by the Gardner Porcelain Factory, Moscow, period of Catherine II, 1777-1778
    Circular, the centre painted with the star of the Order, the border with the ribbon of the Order, interlaced with foliage and the cross of the Order, with undulating gilt rim, marked under base with blue underglaze 'G', incised star and '4'
    9 in. (22.9 cm.) diameter
    Design by G. I Kozlov.


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    Literature

    Masterpieces of 18th c..., number 135.


    Exhibited

    London, 1 Belgrave Square, Exhibition of Russian Art, 4 June-13 July 1935, p. 43, number CS (part of).