8 June 2016 Russian Art and Photography Auctions

8 Jun 2016

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


GARDNER MANUFACTORY, MOSCOW, 1ST HALF OF THE 19TH CENTURY

326. A Porcelain Cup and Saucer with a Portrait of Alexander I

GARDNER MANUFACTORY, MOSCOW, 1ST HALF OF THE 19TH CENTURY


5,000-7,000 GBP


Height of cup 6 cm, diameter of saucer 12.5 cm.

The cup finely painted with a portrait signed in black “Emp. Alexandre I” in Latin, surmounted with a gilt frame with military trophies, the main body in slate blue with gilt rims and a pearly white contour, with a scrolled gilt handle, the saucer similarly decorated with the white cavetto centered with Imperial eagles in gold, with blue underglaze manufactory marks.

GARDNER MANUFACTORY, MOSCOW, 1ST HALF OF THE 19TH CENTURY
GARDNER MANUFACTORY, MOSCOW, 1ST HALF OF THE 19TH CENTURY
GARDNER MANUFACTORY, MOSCOW, 1ST HALF OF THE 19TH CENTURY

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.