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    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 88

    A Silver-Gilt and Cloisonné Enamel Kovsh

    MARKED KHLEBNIKOV WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, 1908-1917

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Silver-Gilt and Cloisonné Enamel Kovsh
    Marked Khlebnikov with the Imperial warrant, Moscow, 1908-1917
    Of traditional form, decorated in the pan-Slavic style, the body with raised back and curved prow, with shaded green and blue scrolls and rust red, blue, and white geometric motifs, on a vari-coloured ground, marked under base
    6¾ in. (17.2 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, New York, 14 June 1999, lot 255.