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    Sale 7598

    Russian Art

    11 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 347

    A set of nine porcelain soup plates from the Gur'yev Service

    BY THE IMPERIAL PORCELAIN FACTORY, ST. PETERSBURG, PERIOD OF ALEXANDER II

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A set of nine porcelain soup plates from the Gur'yev Service
    By the Imperial Porcelain Factory, St. Petersburg, period of Alexander II
    Circular, the centre with a gold rosette on white ground, within a gilt band and further cinnabar band around the border, enriched with alternating gilt anthemions and stylized blossoms, marked under base
    9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm.) diameter (9)


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