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    Sale 5351

    Christie's Interiors

    15 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 130

    A RUSSIAN BLACK LACQUER AND PAINTED PAPIER MACHE TOBACCO BOX

    LUKUTIN, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A RUSSIAN BLACK LACQUER AND PAINTED PAPIER MACHE TOBACCO BOX
    LUKUTIN, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The top with a painted winter troika scene
    5 in. (13 cm.) high; 5 in. (13 cm.) diameter


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    P. V. Lukutin inherited the lacquer works from his father in law in the early 19th century. Lukutin lacquer work enjoyed popularity throught the nineteenth century both in Russia and abroad

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage