TWO RUSSIAN PORCELAIN TOPOGRAPHICAL PLATES
BY THE IMPERIAL PORCELAIN FACTORY, CIRCA 1848- 55, PERIOD OF NICHOLAS I, UNDERGLAZE BLUE MARKS
Painted with the Triumphal Gate at Tverskaya Zastava Square in Moscow, after the painting by Félix Benoist, and a view of a Kremlin building and tower, possibly the Troitskaya (Trinity) Tower, within shaped borders decorated with pale blue and gilt foliate motifs, below feuilles-de-choux rims
9 ¾ in. (24.8 cm.) wide approx.