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    Sale 2162

    Russian Art

    24 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 250

    A Silver-Gilt Mounted Guilloché Enamel Wood Double Photograph Frame

    MARKED K. FABERGÉ, WITH THE WORKMASTER'S MARK OF ANDERS NEVALAINEN, ST. PETERSBURG, 1908-1917, SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 7423

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    A Silver-Gilt Mounted Guilloché Enamel Wood Double Photograph Frame
    Marked K. Fabergé, with the workmaster's mark of Anders Nevalainen, St. Petersburg, 1908-1917, scratched inventory number 7423
    Each hinged rectangular wood panel with an arched crest, on bracket feet, centering a conforming panel enameled in translucent opalescent pink over a wavy guilloché ground, within a beaded border and centering a conforming aperture, the crest applied with a laurel garland suspended from a tied ribbon, the corners applied with rosettes, marked on borders, the hinges scratched with inventory numbers
    8 in. (20.3 cm.) high, 10½ in. (26.7 cm.) wide, extended


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    Provenance

    Purchased A La Vieille Russie, New York, 1960s.
    By direct descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A WEST COAST PRIVATE COLLECTION