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    Sale 7461

    Russian Works of Art Including The Rothschild Fabergé Egg

    28 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 94

    A silver-gilt, cloisonné and champlevé enamel triptych icon

    MARK OF PAVEL OVCHINNIKOV WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, 1874

    Price Realised  

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    A silver-gilt, cloisonné and champlevé enamel triptych icon
    mark of Pavel Ovchinnikov with the Imperial warrant, Moscow, 1874
    Rectangular, the central panel painted on silver with the Mother of God Tolgskaya, flanked by Saints Aleksander Nevskii and St. Mary Magdalene on the wings, with champlevé haloes and inscriptions, the borders and outer door panels of blue, green and red stylized floral scroll cloisonné enamel on stippled ground, with red and white borders to the Saints and blue champlevé borders to the doors, marked on reverse
    extended length 7¼ in. (18.4 cm.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR