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    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 85

    A Silver and Enamel Presentation Dish

    MARKED O. KURLIUKOV, MOSCOW, 1908-1917

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Silver and Enamel Presentation Dish
    Marked O. Kurliukov, Moscow, 1908-1917
    Shaped oval, on four claw-and-ball feet, the central oval reserve inset with an en plein enamel plaque depicting a scene from A Boyar Wedding Feast by Konstantin Makovsky, within a stylized foliate scroll border flanked by anthemia, the borders repoussé and chased with shells and floral motifs, within roses joined by stylized rays and pearls, engraved with Russian inscription, 'Let love, health happiness live with you forever For Anna Stepanovna and Sergei Nikitich from the Kuznetsov family Braschninimo Moscow June August 1909', marked under base
    15¾ in. (40 cm.) wide


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