16 avril 2009

A Cup and Saucer from the Grand Duke Paul Petrovich Service, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, Alexander II

A cup and saucer from the Grand Duke Paul Petrovich Service, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, Period of Alexander II (1855-1881) cup and saucer decorated with the Imperial arms of Russia accolled with the arms of Hostein-Gottorp, the rims and handle gilded. with green cypher mark. diameter of saucer 13 cm. Est. 6,000—8,000 USD Sotheby's. Russian Art. 22 Apr 09. New York www.sothebys.com photo courtesy Sotheby's
16 avril 2009

A Russian Porcelain Plate from a Military Service, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, Period of Nicholas I (1825-55

A Russian Porcelain Plate from a Military Service, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, Period of Nicholas I (1825-55) painted with officers and soldiers. The reverse inscribed, "Sous-Officier et soldat du Rt. de la Garde de Moscow," with blue cypher mark and date 1828. diameter 23.8 cm. Est. 30,000--40,000 USD Sotheby's. Russian Art. 22 Apr 09. New York www.sothebys.com photo courtesy Sotheby's
16 avril 2009

A Russian Porcelain Plate from a Military Service, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, Period of Nicholas I (1825-55

A Russian Porcelain Plate from a Military Service, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, Period of Nicholas I (1825-55) painted with two standing and one mounted officer. The reverse inscribed, "Officiers Subalterne du Regt. de la Garde à Cheval," with blue cypher mark and date 1829. diameter 23.8 cm. Est. 30,000—40,000 USD Sotheby's. Russian Art. 22 Apr 09. New York www.sothebys.com photo courtesy Sotheby's
16 avril 2009

A Russian Porcelain Plate from the Imperial Order of St. Alexander Nevsky Service, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St Petersburg

A Russian Porcelain Plate from the Imperial Order of St. Alexander Nevsky Service, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, Period of Alexander II (1855-1881) decorated with the badge, sash, and star of the Order - with green cypher mark. diameter 23.8 cm. Est. 5,000—7,000 USD Sotheby's. Russian Art. 22 Apr 09. New York www.sothebys.com photo courtesy Sotheby's
16 avril 2009

Two Large and Rare Russian Porcelain Serving Dishes from the Kremlin Service, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg

Two Large and Rare Russian Porcelain Serving Dishes from the Kremlin Service, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, Period of Nicholas I (1825-55) the centers painted with stylized swirling foliage with blue tulips centering on a coral-colored rosette, all set against a black ground within a border of green heart-shaped leaves, the remainder of the plate with elongated palmettes in green and black on a richly ornamented ciselé gilt ground, the tooled, gilded rim painted with a band of simulated red and green jewels -... [Lire la suite]
16 avril 2009

A Russian Porcelain Topographical Plate, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, Period of Alexander I (1801-1825)

A Russian Porcelain Topographical Plate, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, Period of Alexander I (1801-1825) decorated with a view of the monument to Peter I on St. Petersburg's Senate Square, the border painted with stylized flowerheads and gilded with leafy branches - titled on the reverse in Cyrillic: View of the Monument to Peter I, unmarked.. diameter 23.8 cm. Est. 8,000—10,000 USD Sotheby's. Russian Art. 22 Apr 09. New York www.sothebys.com photo courtesy Sotheby's
16 avril 2009

A Russian Porcelain Hors D'Oeuvres Plate from the Raphael Service, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, Period of Nic

A Russian Porcelain Hors D'Oeuvres Plate from the Raphael Service, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, Period of Nicholas II (1894-1917) the border decorated with panels with swans and antique heads among scrolls and foliage against an iron red ground framed within delicately beaded gilt bands alternating with medallions with figures of griffins and a nude boy en grisaille against a gray ground, all of this against a celadon green ground elaborated with a leafy vine en grisaille, the handle with smaller panels... [Lire la suite]