A Russian parcel-gilt silver and enamel large Imperial Presentation photograph frame, Fabergé, St. Petersburg, workmaster Hjalmar Armfeldt, assaymaster A. Richter, 1899-1908
the surface with pink guilloché enamel between bands of laurel and leaf tips, laurel swags pendant from a ribbon bow above a gilt Imperial crown, fluted baluster feet, wooden back, with original photograph, signed and dated 1908, of Nicholas II by the Boissonnas et Eggler Studio, St. Petersburg
marked on base and with scratched inventory number 13841
height 13 1/8 in, width 9 5/8 in.
33.2 cm, 24.5 cm
Christie's New York, March 23, 1983, lot 417