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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 676

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL COFFEE POT

    MARK OF ANTIP KUZMICHEV, RETAILED BY TIFFANY & CO., MOSCOW, 1887

    Price Realised  

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL COFFEE POT
    MARK OF ANTIP KUZMICHEV, RETAILED BY TIFFANY & CO., MOSCOW, 1887
    In the Islamic style, the slender onion-shaped body with waisted neck and tapering circular base, the sides with panels of graduated foliate sprays in turquoise blue with white and powder blue borders, scroll handle with geometric motifs on a white ground with turquoise blue bead borders, the detachable egg-shaped stopper with arabesque decoration
    11 in. (28 cm.) high


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