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    Sale 2162

    Russian Art

    24 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 118

    A Silver Reduction of 'Vityaz' on Patrol

    MARKED SAZIKOV WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, 1859

    Price Realised  

    A Silver Reduction of 'Vityaz' on Patrol
    Marked Sazikov with the Imperial warrant, Moscow, 1859
    Modeled as a traditional warrior prince dismounting his horse, on a naturalistic oval base, raised on a later wood stand, marked on base
    6¾ in. (17.1 cm.) high, 6 in. (15.2 cm.) long, not including wood stand
    38 oz. (1181 gr.)


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    Provenance

    Purchased N. Bloom & Son, London, early 1970s.