• Christie's Interiors - Style a auction at Christies

    Sale 5681

    Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit

    23 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 336

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT, CLOISONNE AND EN PLEIN ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE

    MARK OF IVAN SALTYKOV, MOSCOW, 1896-1908

    Price Realised  

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT, CLOISONNE AND EN PLEIN ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE
    MARK OF IVAN SALTYKOV, MOSCOW, 1896-1908
    The cover decorated with a painted architectural view surrounded by alternate powder blue and white tongue motifs and polychrome shaded flowers and leaves, the other side featuring an en plein enamel mythical bird feeding her young amidst flowers within a similar oval border, edged with turquoise blue beads, push-button thumbpiece, gilt interior
    3 7/8 in. (9.7 cm.) long


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