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    Sale 1989

    Russian Art

    18 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 231

    A Porcelain Tea Service

    GARDNER FACTORY, MOSCOW, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A Porcelain Tea Service
    Gardner Factory, Moscow, late 19th century
    Comprising a teapot, cream jug, waste bowl, and ten tea cups and saucers, each decorated with a band of gilt foliate arabesques in the Old Russian style on a red ground, the lower body with gilt foliate scrollwork on a white ground, marked under bases with red printed mark
    The teapot 5 in. (12.7 cm.) high, the waste bowl 5¾ in. (14.6 cm.) diam. (24)


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