Russian Works of Art, Fabergé and Icons

Russian Works of Art, Fabergé and Icons

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Property of a European Collector

A Fabergé gold-mounted guilloché enamel candle stick, workmaster Feodor Afanassiev, St Petersburg, 1908-1917

Auction Closed

December 2, 04:59 PM GMT

Estimate

8,000 - 12,000 GBP

Lot Details

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Property of a European Collector

A Fabergé gold-mounted guilloché enamel candle stick, workmaster Feodor Afanassiev, St Petersburg, 1908-1917


tapering body enamelled in translucent salmon pink ground, with two wide guilloché enamel bands, on circular base with laurel border, struck on the underside Fabergé in Cyrillic and with workmaster's initials, 88 standard, with scratched inventory number 18891 or 16881

height 6.5cm, 2 1/2in.

Exhibition catalogue Fabergé: Exhibition for theBenefit of the Scholarship Fund of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum, the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Design, New York, A La Vieille Russie, Inc., 1983, n. 261, p.85 listed, p. 86 illustrated

New York, A La Vieille Russie, Inc., Fabergé: Exhibition for theBenefit of the Scholarship Fund of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum, the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Design, April 22 - May 21, 1983