Auction 27.10.2005

Christie's
New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 27.10.2005

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IVAN AL'BERTOVICH PUNI (1894-1956)

IVAN AL'BERTOVICH PUNI (1894-1956) Petrograd at Night signed in ink 'Ivan Puni' (lower left), circa 1917 ink and gouache on paper Approximately 19 x 13¾ in. (48.2 x 34.9 cm

Lot #: 3

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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STYLE OF KONSTANTIN EGOROVICH MAKOVSKII (1839-1915)

STYLE OF KONSTANTIN EGOROVICH MAKOVSKII (1839-1915) Portrait of a Russian Woman with the signature of Makovskii (lower left) oil on cardboard 9½ in. (24.1 cm.) high

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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KONSTANTIN ALEKSANDROVICH WESTCHILOV (1877-1945)

KONSTANTIN ALEKSANDROVICH WESTCHILOV (1877-1945) Seascape signed 'C. Westchiloff' (lower left) oil on canvas 18¼ x 20 in. (46.4 x 50.8 cm

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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IVAN FEDOROVICH SHUL'TSE [CHOULTSÉ] (1874-1939)

IVAN FEDOROVICH SHUL'TSE [CHOULTSÉ] (1874-1939) Sunset at Sea signed 'Iw F Choultsé' (lower right) oil on canvas 25½ x 31 5/8 in. (65 x 80.2 cm

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$35,000

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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NIKOLAI ALEKSANDROVICH BENUA [BENOIS] (1901-1988)

NIKOLAI ALEKSANDROVICH BENUA [BENOIS] (1901-1988) Two Stage Designs for Prince Igor one signed and dated 'Nicholas Benois, 63' (lower right), the other signed 'Nicholas Benois' (lower right) pencil and pastel on paper Each approximately 18½ x 27½ in. (47 x 69.8 cm.) (2

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$10,000

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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NICOLAI ALEKSANDROVICH BENUA [BENOIS] (1901-1988)

NICOLAI ALEKSANDROVICH BENUA [BENOIS] (1901-1988) A Group of Five Costume Designs for Prince Igor watercolor and ink on paper Each approximately 12 x 10 in. (30.5 x 25.4 cm.) (5

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$10,000

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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KONSTANTIN ALEKSANDROVICH WESTCHILOV (1877-1945)

KONSTANTIN ALEKSANDROVICH WESTCHILOV (1877-1945) A Stage Design for Prince Igor signed 'C. Westchiloff' (lower right), inscribed '-Poutivl - Prince Igor-' (lower left) goauche on paper Approximately 20 x 26 in. (50 x 66 cm

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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KONSTANTIN ALEKSANDROVICH WESTCHILOV (1877-1945)

KONSTANTIN ALEKSANDROVICH WESTCHILOV (1877-1945) Mountain Winter signed 'C. Westchiloff' (lower left) oil on canvas 21 x 25¼ in. (53.3 x 64.1 cm

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$15,000

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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DAVID DAVIDOVICH BULIUK (1882-1967)

DAVID DAVIDOVICH BULIUK (1882-1967) Sill Life with Flowers signed and dated 'Burliuk 1946' (lower left) oil on canvas 30 1/8 x 25½ in. (76.5 x 66.7 cm

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$15,000

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A HAND COLORED MAP OF RUSSIA ENTITLED 'GENERALIS TOTIUS IMPERII RUSSORUM...

A HAND COLORED MAP OF RUSSIA ENTITLED 'GENERALIS TOTIUS IMPERII RUSSORUM', CIRCA 1720 I.B. Homann With Peter I and his son Tsarevich Alexsei Petrovich, the cartouche with the Latin inscription 'Newest general map of Whole Moscow Empire' Approximately 19 x 22 in. (49 x 56 cm

Lot #: 18

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A HAND COLORED MAP OF RUSSIA, CIRCA 1650

A HAND COLORED MAP OF RUSSIA, CIRCA 1650 Engraved by Issac Maffa Approximately 16¼ x 22 in. (41 x 56 cm

Lot #: 19

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A MAP OF ST. PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1785

A MAP OF ST. PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1785 Engraved by P.F. Tardieu Approximately 18¼ x 29¾ in. (46.5 x 76 cm

Lot #: 20

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A MILITARY COMMISSION PRINTED ON VELUM

A MILITARY COMMISSION PRINTED ON VELUM Addressed to Captain Kingsbergen, dated September 29, 1771, signed ' Catherine ' [Catherine the Great] and at the bottom ' Paul General Admiral ' [Future Paul I]; together with a large Imperial seal box, the cover with embossed Russian Imperial double-headed

Lot #: 22

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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THREE PLASTER PLAQUES

THREE PLASTER PLAQUES AFTER COUNT FEODOR TOLSTOI, CIRCA 1821-1825 Each octagonal, in the Neo-Classical manner, with high reliefs on pale blue ground, the first depicting the liberation of Berlin in 1813, inscribed in Russian, ' conceived and executed by Count Feodor Tolstoi, 1821 ,' the second

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A SET OF TWELVE GLASSES

A SET OF TWELVE GLASSES IMPERIAL GLASSWORKS, 19TH CENTURY On square spreading feet, each with a gilt Greek key and leaf and berry pattern around the rim Each: 4 in. (10.1 cm.) high (12

Lot #: 24

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A PORCELAIN TEA SERVICE

A PORCELAIN TEA SERVICE BY THE SAFRONOV FACTORY, CIRCA 1830-1850 Comprising a coffee pot, a tea pot, a bowl, a covered bowl, and six cups and saucers, each decorated with vari-colored flowers and birds painted on black ground, with gilt scrolls, handles and rims, the coffee pot, tea pot, bowl and

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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TWO PARCEL-GILT VASES

TWO PARCEL-GILT VASES PROBABLY RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1820 Each shaped as an amphora, the gilt upright handles decorated with scrolls and rosettes, painted with scenes depicting street performers, on square bases, apparently unmarked Each: 11½ in. (29.2 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 27

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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TWO PORCELAIN FIGURES OF A WOMAN WITH A CHILD

TWO PORCELAIN FIGURES OF A WOMAN WITH A CHILD BY THE GARDNER FACTORY, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1890 The nearly identical figures each depicting a woman seated in the grass folding laundry, with a small boy seated playing next to her, one woman with a purple scarf on her head and a blue dress, the other with a

Lot #: 28

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A DANCING WOMAN

A PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A DANCING WOMAN BY THE GARDNER FACTORY, CIRCA 1900 Realistically modelled, the woman wearing a pink and white dress with red flowers and a purple scarf on her head, her left hand on her hip and her right hand holding her skirt; together with a Soviet porcelain figure of a woman

Lot #: 29

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A PEASANT WOMAN

A PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A PEASANT WOMAN BY THE GARDNER FACTORY, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1880 Realistically modelled, the woman wearing a wreath of flowers on her head, holding a sheaf of wheat in her right hand, with her left hand raised as if to shade her eyes, marked on base 8½ in. (21.6 cm.) high

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,000

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A SOVIET PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A MOTHER WITH A BABY

A SOVIET PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A MOTHER WITH A BABY WITH SOVIET MARKS Realistically modelled, the peasant woman with bare feet and a purple scarf over her hair, holding a baby in her arms, with a beige coat over her dress and the child, marked under base 7¾ in. (19.7 cm.) high

Lot #: 31

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A DANCING MAN

A PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A DANCING MAN BY THE GARDNER FACTORY, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1890 On square naturalistic base, the dancing man wearing a brown coat tied with a red sash, boots and a top hat, with his hands on his hips; together with a figure of a man wearing a brown fur coat, mittens and brown boots

Lot #: 32

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A CORSAIR

A PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A CORSAIR BY THE POPOV FACTORY, EARLY 19TH CENTURY Realistically modelled, the corsair arrogantly seated on a barrel, wearing a green coat and purple trousers, with a red sash and flowing brown hair, marked under base 6¾ in. (17.1 cm.) high

Lot #: 33

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A PORCELAIN FIGURE OF AN OLD MAN DRINKING

A PORCELAIN FIGURE OF AN OLD MAN DRINKING BY THE GARDNER FACTORY, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1890 Realistically modelled, the old man in a white rubashka and blue trousers, seated next to a barrel, drinking from a ladle; together with a figure of a small child looking into a large barrel, marked under bases The

Lot #: 34

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A POCELAIN FIGURE OF A SOLDIER AND A COBBLER

A POCELAIN FIGURE OF A SOLDIER AND A COBBLER BY THE GARDNER FACTORY, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1880 Realistically modelled, the uniformed soldier seated in a black coat and trousers with one bare foot, while the cobbler in a gray coat and white apron mends the shoe, marked on the base 7¼ in. (18.4 cm.) high

Lot #: 35

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A GROUP OF PORCELAIN FIGURES

A GROUP OF PORCELAIN FIGURES VARIOUS MAKERS Comprising seven realistically modelled figures, including a cat seated next to a bowl, a gray duck, a white and gray goose, a small white dog, a reddish brown dog, a pair of black boots, and a blue and black military hat shaped as a bowl, some marked

Lot #: 36

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A PORCELAIN SOUP PLATE FROM THE ST. ALEXANDER NEVSKII ORDER SERVICE

A PORCELAIN SOUP PLATE FROM THE ST. ALEXANDER NEVSKII ORDER SERVICE BY THE GARDNER FACTORY, ST. PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1780 With undulating gilt border, decorated in the center with the Star of the Order, the rim decorated with the sash and the cross of the Order, marked under base 9 in. (22.8 cm

Lot #: 37

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A PORCELAIN SOUP PLATE FROM THE ST. VLADIMIR ORDER SERVICE

A PORCELAIN SOUP PLATE FROM THE ST. VLADIMIR ORDER SERVICE BY THE GARDNER FACTORY, ST. PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1780 With undulating gilt border, decorated in the center with the Star of the Order, the rim decorated with the sash and the cross of the Order, marked under base 8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) diameter

Lot #: 38

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A PORCELAIN SOUP PLATE FROM THE ST. GEORGE ORDER SERVICE

A PORCELAIN SOUP PLATE FROM THE ST. GEORGE ORDER SERVICE BY THE GARDNER FACTORY, ST. PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1780 With undulating gilt border, decorated in the center with the Star of the Order, the rim decorated with the sash and the cross of the Order intertwined with a laurel garland, marked under base

Lot #: 39

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

Date: 27 Oct 2005

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A PORCELAIN MILITARY PLATE

A PORCELAIN MILITARY PLATE BY THE IMPERIAL PORCELAIN FACTORY, ST. PETERSBURG, PERIOD OF NICHOLAS I, 1829 Circular, the center painted with officers of the Chevaliers-Garde Regiment within a gilt border, the rim with gilt ciselé Imperial eagles and helmets over crossed buggles and pallachs and

Lot #: 40

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 27 Oct 2005