Auction 27.10.1992

Christie's
New York, Park Avenue

Date of the auction: 27.10.1992

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A RUSSIAN SILVER TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE

A RUSSIAN SILVER TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE MOSCOW, 1895 AND 1896, MAKER'S MARK OF PAVEL OVCHINNIKOV Comprising teapot, coffee pot, sugar bowl and cover, cream jug, cakebasket, waste bowl, scissor sugar tongs, lemon fork, sugar shovel and sugar sifter; each of oblong form, with scroll spouts and hanldes

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$10,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A RUSSIAN SILVER AND NIELLO TEA CADDY

A RUSSIAN SILVER AND NIELLO TEA CADDY MOSCOW, 1892, MAKER'S MARK OF ANTIP KUZMICHEV; RETAILED BY TIFFANY & CO. Of rectangular form with canted corners and rounded shoulder, raised on four bead feet, the sides with panels of elaborate foliate scrolls and flowerheads enclosing a monogram, the shoulder

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A GROUP OF THREE RUSSIAN SILVER AND CUT-GLASS ITEMS

A GROUP OF THREE RUSSIAN SILVER AND CUT-GLASS ITEMS LATE 19TH CENTURY Comprising an oval bowl, maker's mark ?AN , raised on four paw feet headed by anthemion, the sides pierced with winged figures joined by foliate and ribbon swags above trelliswork and enclosed by stiff leaf and oval bands, with

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A RUSSIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER TROMPE L'OEIL CIGAR BOX

A RUSSIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER TROMPE L'OEIL CIGAR BOX ST. PETERSBURG, 1885, MAKER'S MARK OF PAUL SOHLMAN OF RECTANGULAR FORM, ENGRAVED TO SIMULATE WOODGRAIN AND TOBACCO TAX BANDS, THE HINGED COVER AND SIDES ENGRAVED AMERICAN JOCKEY CLUB , EQUESTRIAN MOTIFS AND NON PLUS ULTRA, MARKED UNDER BASE AND ON

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$6,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A RUSSIAN SILVER TROMPE L'OEIL TOBACCO BOX

A RUSSIAN SILVER TROMPE L'OEIL TOBACCO BOX MOSCOW, CIRCA 1885, MAKER'S MARK OF KHLEBNIKOV Realistically formed as a rounded barrel, engraved to simulate woodgrain and tobacco tax bands, with slip-on cover engraved Fabrica de Tabacos, Habana, Dos Cabanas, marked under base, on rim and cover--4 1/4in

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$5,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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AN UNUSUAL RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL FOUR-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE

AN UNUSUAL RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL FOUR-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE MOSCOW, 1885, MAKER'S MARK OF KHLEBNIKOV WITH IMPERIAL WARRANT In the art nouveau style, comprising coffee pot, teapot, sugar bowl and cover and cream jug; each of pear-shaped form, with scroll spouts and handles, enamelled

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A SILVER-GILT AND SHADED ENAMEL JEWELLED PUNCH SET

A SILVER-GILT AND SHADED ENAMEL JEWELLED PUNCH SET MOSCOW, 1899-1908, MAKER'S MARK OF NIKOLAI ALEKSEEV Comprising a vase-shaped punch bowl with interlocking lobed tear-drop panels on raised foot, a similarly shaped ladle with hook handle and five charkii en suite , each with alternating tear-drop

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$25,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A RUSSIAN SILVER AND ENAMEL BOWL

A RUSSIAN SILVER AND ENAMEL BOWL MOSCOW, 1898-1908, MAKER'S MARK OF ANTIP KUZMICHEV, RETAILED BY TIFFANY & CO. The vase shaped bulbous body richly engraved with arabesques, foliate scrolls, and harpies enclosing shaped cartouches each depicting two bears flanking a stylized urn above further

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNE ENAMEL KOVSH AND BOWL

A SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNE ENAMEL KOVSH AND BOWL MOSCOW, CIRCA 1890, THE KOVSH MAKER'S MARK OF KHLEBNIKOV WITH IMPERIAL WARRANT, THE BOWL MAKER'S MARK OF VASILII AGAFONOV The boat-shaped bowl on four ball feet, enamelled with varicolored flowers and foliage, beneath a border of white beads and

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL BOWL

A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL BOWL MOSCOW, 1908-1917, MAKER'S MARK OF THE 11TH ARTEL In the art nouveau style, the bulbous body raised on three ball feet, with varicolor shaded enamel peonies, scrolls, filligree design and raised pellets, marked under base and with later spurious Faberge marks--2

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL KOVSH

A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL KOVSH MOSCOW, CIRCA 1900, MAKER'S MARK OF VASILII AGAFONOV The boat-shaped body and hook handle with varicolor shaded enamelled scrolling foliage against a matted ground within pellet borders, the prow with later byzantine style pierced sphere applied with ropetwist

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A SET OF TWELVE SILVER-GILT AND SHADED ENAMEL DEMITASSE SPOONS

A SET OF TWELVE SILVER-GILT AND SHADED ENAMEL DEMITASSE SPOONS MOSCOW, 1908-1917, MAKER'S MARK OF THE 11TH ARTEL The reverse of each fig-shaped bowl designed overall with filigree geometric motifs in the Russian style against muted shades of blue, mauve, black, white and yellow, the ropetwist stem

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,800

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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AN UNUSUAL RUSSIAN SEVEN-PIECE SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL TEA AND COFFEE...

AN UNUSUAL RUSSIAN SEVEN-PIECE SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE AND TRAY MOSCOW, 1886 AND 1887, MAKER'S MARK OF IVAN FEODOROV ANDREEV Comprising teapot, coffee pot, sugar bowl and cover, cream jug, waste bowl and two cups and saucers; each of tapering cylindrical form, raised on three

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A RUSSIAN SILVER AND NIELLO CIGARETTE CASE AND AN AUSTRIAN EXAMPLE

A RUSSIAN SILVER AND NIELLO CIGARETTE CASE AND AN AUSTRIAN EXAMPLE MOSCOW, 1875, MAKER'S MARK UNCLEAR, THE OTHER LATE 19TH CENTURY, MAKER'S MARK AK Each of oblong form, the first with brickwork niello base and cover, enclosing on the base a shaped oval cartouche engraved JAD and on the cover a

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A MICRO MOSAIC ICON OF SAINT NICHOLAS THE MIRACLE WORKER

A MICRO MOSAIC ICON OF SAINT NICHOLAS THE MIRACLE WORKER LATE 19TH CENTURY Of shaped rectangular form, the panel set with micro mosaics depicting the figure of St. Nicholas holding his right hand in blessing and the Book of Gospels in his left handl, the gold rame chased with foliate scrolls and

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,200

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A RUSSIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER SOUVENIR CIGARETTE CASE

A RUSSIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER SOUVENIR CIGARETTE CASE ST. PETERSBURG, LATE 19TH CENTURY, MAKER'S MARK OF FABERGE, WORKMASTER'S MARK OF ANDERS NEVALAINEN Of reeded oblong form, the base and cover applied with various gold memorablilia including a champagne botte, wrapped gift and a Christmas tree

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$5,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A RUSSIAN GOLD CIGARETTE CASE

A RUSSIAN GOLD CIGARETTE CASE ST. PETERSBURG, 1908-1917, MAKER'S MARK AB S THE RECTANGULAR BODY WITH RIBBED INTERLOCKING SUNBURST PATTERN, WITH CABOCHON SAPPHIRE THUMBPIECE, MARKED ON INTERIOR BASE AND COVER--4IN. (10.2CM.) LONG

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A RUSSIAN JEWELLED SILVER-GILT SOUVENIR CIGARETTE CASE

A RUSSIAN JEWELLED SILVER-GILT SOUVENIR CIGARETTE CASE ST. PETERSBERG, CIRCA 1890, MAKER'S MARK OF GRIGORII ANDREEV The rectangular body with tinder cord and vesta compartments, with gold mounted cabochon red thumbpiece, applied with various memorabilia including star of the Order of Saint Andrew, a

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNE ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE

A SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNE ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE MOSCOW, 1908-1917, MAKER'S MARK CK Of rectangular form, both sides with varicolor enamelled floral sprays and scrolls against gilt matt ground within blue pellet borders, with cabochon garnet thumbpiece, marked on rim--4 3/8in. (11cm.) long

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL SNUFF BOX

A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL SNUFF BOX MOSCOW, 1898-1908, MAKER'S MARK OF MARIA SEMIONOVA Of circular form, the sides with shaded enamelled stylized foliage in pastel colors on a green ground with raised gilt pellets, the hinged cover painted with a spring bouquet within white bead border

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$8,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A CARVED TOURMALINE IN THE SHAPE OF A PARROT ON GEM-SET IVORY AND NEPHRITE...

A CARVED TOURMALINE IN THE SHAPE OF A PARROT ON GEM-SET IVORY AND NEPHRITE STAND BEARING SPURIOUS MARKS FOR FABERGE The circular nephrite stand raised on four ball feet, the ivory perch with enamelled base and gem-set terminals, the parrot realistically carved, marked on base of perch--5in. (13cm

Lot #: 31

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A RUSSIAN COMPOSITE SILVER AND GOLD MOUNTED GUILLOCHE ENAMEL AND MALACHITE...

A RUSSIAN COMPOSITE SILVER AND GOLD MOUNTED GUILLOCHE ENAMEL AND MALACHITE FRAME ST. PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1900, SEGMENTS MAKER'S MARK OF FABERGE, WORKMASTER'S MARK OF AUGUST HOLLMING THE CIRCULAR PALE BLUE GUILLOCHE ENAMEL APPERTURE WITHIN SILVER AN GOLD RIBBON TIED BEZEL AND A FURTHER CHASED RIBBON

Lot #: 32

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$9,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A RUSSIAN SILVER AND SHADED CLOISONNE ENAMEL KOVSH

A RUSSIAN SILVER AND SHADED CLOISONNE ENAMEL KOVSH MOSCOW, CIRCA 1910, MAKER'S MARK OF FABERGE Boat-shaped, the sides and handle with white, blue and green enamel foliage and geometric decoration, marked under base--7 3.4in. (19.6cm.) long

Lot #: 33

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A FINE SILVER-GILT AND SHADED ENAMEL LADY'S DRESSING SET

A FINE SILVER-GILT AND SHADED ENAMEL LADY'S DRESSING SET MOSCOW, 1908-1917, MAKER'S MARK OF FEODOR RUCKERT Comprising a traditionally shaped hand mirror, a clothes brush and a cut-glass perfume bottle with screw on domed enamelled cap' each realistically enamelled to simulate flowering irises

Lot #: 34

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A FINE RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNE ENAMEL PUNCH SETR

A FINE RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNE ENAMEL PUNCH SETR Comprising a punch bowl, ladle, tray and eight cups (11

Lot #: 35

Estimate: US$35,000 - US$45,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A RUSSIAN SILVER KETTLE, STAND AND LAMP

A RUSSIAN SILVER KETTLE, STAND AND LAMP MOSCOW, 1896-1908, BEARING MAKER'S MARK OF FABERGE Of spherical form, on circular rim foot, with scroll handle and overhead scroll swing handle, the domed cover surmounted by a bead finial, the stand raised on four looped scrolled supports, with central

Lot #: 36

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A RUSSIAN SILVER BOWL MODELLED AS A DOLPHIN

A RUSSIAN SILVER BOWL MODELLED AS A DOLPHIN MOSCOW, 1908-1917, MAKER'S MARK OF FABERGE Formed as a classical dolphin, the sweeping tail forming the handle, marked on fin--5 3/4in. (14.6cm.) long (11 oz. 10 dwt

Lot #: 38

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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A RUSSIAN SILVER CAVIAR DISH

A RUSSIAN SILVER CAVIAR DISH MOSCOW, 1908-1917, MAKER'S MARK OF FABERGE WITH IMPERIAL WARRANT Of circular form, on spreading rim foot, the body with a wide pierced band of swans displayed suspending riboon tied acanthus garlands within beaded and foliate borders, with reeded angular scroll handles

Lot #: 39

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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AN AGATE AND DIAMOND-SET MINIATURE EGG PENDANT

AN AGATE AND DIAMOND-SET MINIATURE EGG PENDANT MOSCOW, PRE-1899, MAKER'S MARK OF FABERGE, WORKMASTER OSKAR PIHL The agate egg decorated with a band of diamonds set with a cabochon sapphire, with gold suspension rim, marked on suspension ring

Lot #: 40

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 27 Oct 1992

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AN OPALESCENT ENAMEL AND DIAMOND SET MINIATURE EGG PENDANT

AN OPALESCENT ENAMEL AND DIAMOND SET MINIATURE EGG PENDANT ST. PETERSBERG, 1898-1909, MAKER'S MARK OF FABERGE The hollow egg decorated with a pansy motif on both faces, comprising yellow and plum enamelled petals, divided by a band of diamonds, each pansy centered with a rose-cut diamond on both

Lot #: 41

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 27 Oct 1992