4 июня 2014
GARDNER MANUFACTORY, MOSCOW, 1830–1890s
Height 18.5 cm.
Provenance: Anonymous sale; Russian Works of Art, Fabergé and Icons, Sotheby’s Olympia London, 20 November 2003, lot 136.
Realistically modelled, dressed in a green cap, belted brown jacket and striped blue trousers tucked into traditional lapti, with a shoulder bag and carrying a kettle, cups, a towel and a bunch of bagels; standing on a shaped, scrolled naturalistic base, impressed with manufactory mark.
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Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
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