Russian Works of Art, Fabergé and Icons

Russian Works of Art, Fabergé and Icons

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A Fabergé silver-gilt-mounted nephrite photo frame, workmaster Michael Perkhin, St Petersburg, 1899-1903

Auction Closed

November 30, 06:31 PM GMT

Estimate

20,000 - 30,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

A Fabergé silver-gilt-mounted nephrite photo frame, workmaster Michael Perkhin, St Petersburg, 1899-1903


rectangular, with outset corners, centring an oval aperture within a ribbon-tied reeded bezel border, surmounted by a ribbon crest suspending ribbon-tied foliate swags and set with rosettes, the back with a scroll strut, in a fitted Wartski case, struck to the lower edge with workmaster’s initials and Fabergé, scratched inventory number indistinct

height 14cm; 5½ in.

Anonymous sale; Christie's, Geneva, 9 November 1977, lot 235

Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, New York, 28-29 June 1979, lot 383

Anonymous sale; Christie's, Geneva, 12 May 1980, lot 257

With Wartski, London

Christie's New York, The Private Collection of Joan Rivers, 22 June 2016, lot 37