11 June 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 91,250
Estimate GBP 50,000 - GBP 70,000
Order of St. Vladimir first class
marked with unrecorded Cyrillic initials PK, St. Petersburg, circa 1906
Gold and black enamel, marked on loop
2 1/8 in. (5.2 cm.) wide
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
General Count Vladimir Borisovich Frederiks was a long serving minister of the Court during the reign of Nicholas II. He received the Order of St. Vladimir first class in 1906.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Count Frederiks, by repute.
Andrew Graham Dixon on Russia’s avant-garde architects and pre-revolutionary artists