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    Sale 5266

    Portrait Miniatures, Objects of Vertu, Silver & Russian Works of Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1794

    A Russian papier mache box

    LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A Russian papier mache box
    LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY
    Rectangular, the cover painted with a scene of a horse-drawn troika -- 4¾ in. (12.3 cm.); an oval lacquered box painted with a landscape scene -- 5½ in. (14 cm.); and a small circular box, the cover depicting two peasant women -- 2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) (3)


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