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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 688

    A RUSSIAN SLVER-GILT AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL EGG CUP

    MARK OF THE 6TH MOSCOW ARTEL, 1908/17

    Price Realised  

    A RUSSIAN SLVER-GILT AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL EGG CUP
    MARK OF THE 6TH MOSCOW ARTEL, 1908/17
    Decorated with panels of flowers in polychrome shaded enamels on alternate egg-shell blue and cream grounds, the upper part with shaded enamel flowers, beads and triangles on olive green ground, the lower part with whorls and pink leaves on a dark blue ground; together with a coffee spoon by a different maker, 1896/1908, with shaded enamel flowers on an olive green ground; and a lemon-tea fork by Ivan Saltykov, Moscow, circa 1890, silver-gilt with cloissoné enamel in traditional colours (3)


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