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    Sale 7461

    Russian Works of Art Including The Rothschild Fabergé Egg

    28 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 3

    A silver-gilt and champlevé enamel ink throne

    CYRILLIC MARK OF IVAN KHLEBNIKOV, MOSCOW, 1877

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A silver-gilt and champlevé enamel ink throne
    Cyrillic mark of Ivan Khlebnikov, Moscow, 1877
    The circular chair on four striped ball feet with pointed base, the rounded sides and shaped cover and back decorated with black ground arabesques in red, blue and green strapwork and floral details to the back and cover, the latter opening to reveal a hinged screw-top travelling inkpot, marked on side and back
    5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR