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    Sale 7630

    Russian Works of Art

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 16

    A Silver-Gilt Cloisonné Enamel Triptych

    MARKED GRACHEV BROTHERS WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, ST. PETERSBURG, 1896-1908

    Price Realised  

    A Silver-Gilt Cloisonné Enamel Triptych
    Marked Grachev Brothers with the Imperial warrant, St. Petersburg, 1896-1908
    Traditionally shaped, realistically painted, the central panel depicting Christ Pantocrator flanked by the Guardian Angel and St. Sergius of Radonezh, within stylized foliate and geometric vari-coloured enamel borders, closing to show a chased and applied cross within a border chased with foliate arabesques, the reverse with hinged suspension hook, marked on lower border
    8¼ in. (21 cm.) high, 11 in. (28 cm.) wide (extended)


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