8 June 2009
RUSSIAN, MAKER’S MARK A.Ch. IN CYRILLIC, SARATOV, 1848
34 by 27.9 cm.
Rendered in the traditional style with earthy colours, complemented by a lavish silvergilt oklad decorated with elaborate, repousse foliage scrolls in a baroque style. The rim of the applied cut-out halo with intricate leafy patterns, marked on the halo and bottom of the rim.
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* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
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