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    Sale 2250

    The Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Greenfield Collection of Porcelain, Russian Enamels and 19th Century Decorative Art

    20 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 9

    A Silver-Gilt and Cloisonné Enamel Two-Handled Bowl

    MARK OF THE SIXTH ARTEL, MOSCOW, 1908-1917, WITH FRENCH IMPORT MARK

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    Estimate

    A Silver-Gilt and Cloisonné Enamel Two-Handled Bowl
    Mark of the Sixth Artel, Moscow, 1908-1917, with French import mark
    The oval body enameled with a varicolor stylized foliage and geometric motifs on cream, green and blue grounds, the lobed upper section enameled in reserve with varicolor floral sprays and swans on pale pink and blue grounds within ropework borders, set at the sides with two openwork handles in the form of Sirins, raised on an openwork foot, marked under foot
    8¼ in. (21 cm.) wide


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    Literature

    For a comparable bowl see G. Hill, Fabergé and the Russian Master Goldsmiths, New York, 1989, p. 183, no. 185