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    Sale 2162

    Russian Art

    24 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 138

    A Silver-Mounted Cut Glass Vase

    MARKED GRACHEV BROTHERS WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, ST. PETERSBURG, 1908-1917

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Silver-Mounted Cut Glass Vase
    Marked Grachev Brothers with the Imperial warrant, St. Petersburg, 1908-1917
    The elongated diamond-shaped colorless glass vase cut with floral and foliate swags and sprays, with a ribbon-tied reeded rim mount, on a silver stand centering a roundel with an engraved monogram flanked by anthemia, between laurel cast and chased borders, the rim with an engraved Russian dedication inscription, on four flattened bun feet, fully marked
    11 in. (28 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Purchased N. Bloom & Son, London, invoice dated April 4, 1973.