12 - 13 October 2009
A porcelain soup plate from the Service of the Order of St George
by the Gardner Porcelain Factory, Moscow, period of Catherine II, 1777-1778
Circular, the centre painted with the star of the Order, the border with the ribbon of the Order, interlaced with foliage and the cross of the Order, with undulating gilt rim, marked under base with blue underglaze 'G', incised star and '4'
9 in. (22.9 cm.) diameter
Design by G. I Kozlov.
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Masterpieces of 18th c..., number 135.
London, 1 Belgrave Square, Exhibition of Russian Art, 4 June-13 July 1935, p. 43, number CS (part of).
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