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A large and impressive silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel three-handled cup, Feodor Rückert, Moscow, 1899-1908

Property of an Important Family (lots 18-21, 138, 142, 144, 146-152, 156-164, 205)

A large and impressive silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel three-handled cup, Feodor Rückert, Moscow, 1899-1908

A large and impressive silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel three-handled cup, Feodor Rückert, Moscow, 1899-1908

Property of an Important Family (lots 18-21, 138, 142, 144, 146-152, 156-164, 205)

A large and impressive silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel three-handled cup, Feodor Rückert, Moscow, 1899-1908


Lobed and enamelled with swans floating on ponds on grounds of Chinese red, pink, powder blue, deep green and sea green, also enamelled with lobes of flowers on grounds of sky blue and avocado, the upper section enamelled with colourful scrolling foliage on a cream ground, the handles similarly enamelled, the base enamelled royal blue between silver-gilt filigree scrolls, struck with obliterated Fabergé and workmaster's mark, 88 standard 

height 20.3cm, 8in.

In overall very good condition. One handle very slightly loose. Two very shallow losses, one to one of the swans and the other to the cream enamel at the very top of one handle.


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Sotheby’s Parke Bernet, New York, 10-11 June 1981, lot 146,
Acquired at the above sale by the family of the present owner
A similar vase is in the State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg. See T. Muntyan, Feodor Rückert & Carl Fabergé, M. Revyakin, Moscow, 2006, illustrated p. 60.