6 June 2018
A Porcelain Dessert Plate from the Babigon Service
IMPERIAL PORCELAIN MANUFACTORY, C. 1823–1824
Diameter 21.5 cm.
Related literature: For another version of the plate see Tamara Kudriavtseva, Russian Imperial Porcelain, p. 109.
Circular, cavetto with overglaze painting in coloured enamels of the view of the Gatchina Palace from the Garden — inscribed in black on the reverse, with gilt decorated border and rim, apparently unmarked.
Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
† Indicates Standard VAT scheme applies, and the rate of 20% VAT will be charged on both hammer price and premium.