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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 704

    A RUSSIAN SILVER AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL MATCHBOX COVER

    MARK OF PAVEL OVCHINNIKOV, MOSCOW, 1908/17

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RUSSIAN SILVER AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL MATCHBOX COVER
    MARK OF PAVEL OVCHINNIKOV, MOSCOW, 1908/17
    Rectangular, the sides with apertures for striking, decorated identically on either side with geometric designs and stylised flowers in salmon pink, rose pink, yellow-flecked white, green and three shades of blue, the borders with bright yellow beads interspersed with light blue navette-shaped decoration on a mint green ground
    1¾ in. (4.8 cm.) long


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