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Pavel Ovchinnikov Enamel Desk Set

$135,000.00

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A magnificent Russian silver gilt & shaded cloisonné enamel five-piece desk set comprising an inkstand, inkwell, blotter, & a pair of candlesticks, Ovchinnikov, Moscow, 1908-1917. The Russian Art Nouveau style pieces decorated in multi-color shaded pastel enamel decorative scheme recalling a Russian forest in summer with pine trees, strawberries, blackberries, & blossoming flowers, all with borders enameled cinnamon brown with white beads & reserved against a matted gilt ground. Struck with maker’s mark with Imperial warrant & 84 silver standard. Height of candlesticks: 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm). Dimensions of stand: 6 1/4 in. h x 8 3/8 in. w x 8 1/2 in. d (15.9 x 21.3 x 21.6 cm). Dimensions of blotter: 2 3/4 in. H x 6 in. W (7 x 15.2 cm). Height of inkwell: 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm).
Provenance:
Christie’s New York, April 14, 1994, lot 85.
Sotheby’s New York, December 13, 1991, lot 73.
Christie’s London, April 26, 1989, lot 264.

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