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Auction 2645B

April 6, 2013 10:00AM

04-06-2013 04-06-2013

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Imperial Russian Medal for Bravery

Imperial Russian Medal for Bravery

Lot:
347
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Imperial Russian Medal for Bravery, late 19th/early 20th century, the obverse with Tsar Nicholas II's head in profile, framed with an orange and black striped ribbon, dia. 1 1/8 in. More ...

The Boisson and Eggler Workshop (St. Petersburg, Early 20th Century)       The Russian Imperial Family

The Boisson and Eggler Workshop (St. Petersburg, Early 20th Century) The Russian Imperial Family

Lot:
348
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

The Boisson and Eggler Workshop (St. Petersburg, Early 20th Century) The Russian Imperial Family, collodion print, c. 1905, rectangular, with Tsar Nicholas II, Empress Alexandra, Grand Duchesses More ...

Four Items Relating to the Romanov Family

Four Items Relating to the Romanov Family

Lot:
349
Sold for:
$540$450

Four Items Relating to the Romanov Family, a prayer book in Church Slavonic from an 1884 ceremony honoring Tsarevich Nicholas Alexandrovich, later Tsar Nicholas II, with Grand Duke Vladimir More ...

Photograph of Tsarevich Nicholas Alexandrovich as a Young Boy

Photograph of Tsarevich Nicholas Alexandrovich as a Young Boy

Lot:
350
Sold for:
$600$500

Photograph of Tsarevich Nicholas Alexandrovich as a Young Boy, oval format, depicting the future tsar wearing a sailor uniform and leaning from a studio prop window, framed, image ht. 2 5/8 in. More ...

The Boisson and Eggler Workshop (St. Petersburg, Early 20th Century)  Empress Alexandra Feodorovna and Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich, co

The Boisson and Eggler Workshop (St. Petersburg, Early 20th Century) Empress Alexandra Feodorovna and Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich, co

Lot:
351
Sold for:
$2,640$2,200

The Boisson and Eggler Workshop (St. Petersburg, Early 20th Century) Empress Alexandra Feodorovna and Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich, collodion print, c. 1914, rectangular, the empress in white More ...

Cabinet Photograph of Empress Maria Feodorovna and Her Signature

Cabinet Photograph of Empress Maria Feodorovna and Her Signature

Lot:
352
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Cabinet Photograph of Empress Maria Feodorovna and Her Signature, the photograph attributed to Sergei Lvovich Levitsky (Russian, 1819-1898), oval format, the empress wearing formal court dress, the More ...

Photogravure of Empress Alexandra Feodorovna and Her Signature

Photogravure of Empress Alexandra Feodorovna and Her Signature

Lot:
353
Sold for:
$2,520$2,100

Photogravure of Empress Alexandra Feodorovna and Her Signature, the photogravure c. 1907, depicting the empress in court attire, image size approx. 6 5/8 x 3 1/2, with signature below, in a common More ...

Autographed Postcard and with Three Framed Photogravures of Tsar Nicholas II's Child

Autographed Postcard and with Three Framed Photogravures of Tsar Nicholas II's Child

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354
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Autographed Postcard and with Three Framed Photogravures of Tsar Nicholas II's Child 20th century, the postcard sent as an Easter card in 1909 by the children of Nicholas II and bearing all their More ...

Cabinet Photograph of Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna and Her Signature

Cabinet Photograph of Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna and Her Signature

Lot:
355
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$480$400

Cabinet Photograph of Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna and Her Signature, the photograph attributed to Sergei Lvovich Levitsky (Russian, 1819-1898), the grand duchess as a young girl seated in a More ...

Two Porcelain Cabinet Plates with Transfer-decorated Napoleonic Scenes

Two Porcelain Cabinet Plates with Transfer-decorated Napoleonic Scenes

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356
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Two Porcelain Cabinet Plates with Transfer-decorated Napoleonic Scenes, early 20th century, each with green and gilt border decorated with griffins and lyres, one depicting the Treaty of Tilsit, More ...

Russian Icon Depicting Our Lady of Kazan

Russian Icon Depicting Our Lady of Kazan

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357
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Russian Icon Depicting Our Lady of Kazan, Moscow, c. 1838, Cyrillic maker's mark, Nikolai Dubrovin, assayer, mounted with a 84 zolotnik standard gilded silver and enameled oklad with inscription More ...

George Edward Perine (American, 1837-1885), After Franz Xaver Winterhalter   (German, 1805-1873)    Empress Maria Alexandrovna

George Edward Perine (American, 1837-1885), After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (German, 1805-1873) Empress Maria Alexandrovna

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358
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George Edward Perine (American, 1837-1885), After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (German, 1805-1873) Empress Maria Alexandrovna, the engraving depicting the empress in half-length adorned with copious More ...

John Sartain (Anglo/American, 1808-1897), After George Dawe (English, 1781-1829)       Alexander I

John Sartain (Anglo/American, 1808-1897), After George Dawe (English, 1781-1829) Alexander I

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359
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John Sartain (Anglo/American, 1808-1897), After George Dawe (English, 1781-1829) Alexander I, the engraving depicting the tsar in half-length and in military uniform, framed, engraving sight More ...

Russian Silver and Enamel Kovsh

Russian Silver and Enamel Kovsh

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360
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Russian Silver and Enamel Kovsh, Moscow, 1896-1908, Maria Semenova, maker, 84 zolotnik standard, of typical form, with extended prow and hooked handle, the exterior fully covered with polychrome More ...

Russian Imperial Porcelain Factory Plate

Russian Imperial Porcelain Factory Plate

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361
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Russian Imperial Porcelain Factory Plate, period of Nicholas I, gilded trim to a scalloped edge and with brown and blue enamel floral and foliate decoration, underglaze factory mark, dia. 9 3/4 More ...

Six Kuznetzov Shell-shaped Porcelain Butter Dishes

Six Kuznetzov Shell-shaped Porcelain Butter Dishes

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362
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$2,520$2,100

Six Kuznetzov Shell-shaped Porcelain Butter Dishes, Russia, late 19th century, gilt and blue enamel border with cipher for Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich and Elizabeth Feodorovna, believed to be a More ...

Six Kuznetsov Porcelain Coffee Cups and Saucers

Six Kuznetsov Porcelain Coffee Cups and Saucers

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363
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$3,444$2,800

Six Kuznetsov Porcelain Coffee Cups and Saucers, Russia, late 19th century, gilt and blue enamel border with cipher for Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich and Elizabeth Feodorovna, believed to be a More ...

Kornilov Porcelain Soup Bowl

Kornilov Porcelain Soup Bowl

Lot:
364
Sold for:
$240$200

Kornilov Porcelain Soup Bowl, St. Petersburg, 1893-1917, the border with Slavic design in red, green, gilt, and black, with Russian bear mark indicating it was made for the export market, dia. 7 More ...

Russian Porcelain Charger

Russian Porcelain Charger

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365
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Russian Porcelain Charger, possibly Gardner, late 19th century, the central transfer-decorated scene depicting a richly attired boyar and boyarina in a city square, the border with green, red, and More ...

Collodion Print of Tsar Nicholas II and Count Vladimir Borisovich Fredericks

Collodion Print of Tsar Nicholas II and Count Vladimir Borisovich Fredericks

Lot:
366
Sold for:
$584$475

Collodion Print of Tsar Nicholas II and Count Vladimir Borisovich Fredericks, taken aboard the Standart, framed, sight size 4 3/8 x 3 3/8 in. Provenance: Purchased from Elva Mylroie, New York, More ...

Rotogravure of Tsar Nicholas II and Igor Sikorsky

Rotogravure of Tsar Nicholas II and Igor Sikorsky

Lot:
367
Sold for:
$840$700

Rotogravure of Tsar Nicholas II and Igor Sikorsky, c. 1913, depicting the tsar and the aviator on the balcony of Sikorsky's Bolshoi Baltisky, sight size 4 1/2 x 6 1/8, in a common frame with a small More ...

Russian School, 19th Century      Old St. Petersburg Stock Exchange and Rostral Column

Russian School, 19th Century Old St. Petersburg Stock Exchange and Rostral Column

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368
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Russian School, 19th Century Old St. Petersburg Stock Exchange and Rostral Column Inscribed in Cyrillic l.l. and indistinctly signed l. r. Watercolor, gouache, and pencil on paper, sight size 9 More ...

Gelatin Silver Print of Tsar Nicholas II and Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich

Gelatin Silver Print of Tsar Nicholas II and Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich

Lot:
369
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$1,476$1,200

Gelatin Silver Print of Tsar Nicholas II and Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich, c. 1910, depicting the tsar and tsarevich meeting the honor guard, Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich and a More ...

Two Engravings of Tsars Nicholas I and Alexander II

Two Engravings of Tsars Nicholas I and Alexander II

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370
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$600$500

Two Engravings of Tsars Nicholas I and Alexander II, Russia, 19th century, each wearing military uniform and with Cyrillic titles and inscriptions, framed, Nicholas sight size 12 x 10 3/8, Alexander More ...

Lithograph of Tsar Nicholas II, Empress Alexandra, and Grand Duchesses Olga   and Tatiana

Lithograph of Tsar Nicholas II, Empress Alexandra, and Grand Duchesses Olga and Tatiana

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371
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Lithograph of Tsar Nicholas II, Empress Alexandra, and Grand Duchesses Olga and Tatiana, c. 1899, framed, sight size 9 5/8 x 7 in. More ...

Gelatin Silver Print of Tsar Nicholas II Inspecting Troops During World War I

Gelatin Silver Print of Tsar Nicholas II Inspecting Troops During World War I

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372
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Gelatin Silver Print of Tsar Nicholas II Inspecting Troops During World War I, c. 1914-17, Count Vladimir Borisovich Fredericks stands among other men in the group gathered around the tsar, framed, More ...

Henry Meyer (British, 1782-1847), After Roman Maximovitch Wolkoff (Russian, b. 1773) Alexander the First, Emperor of all the Russians,

Henry Meyer (British, 1782-1847), After Roman Maximovitch Wolkoff (Russian, b. 1773) Alexander the First, Emperor of all the Russians,

Lot:
373
Sold for:
$840$700

Henry Meyer (British, 1782-1847), After Roman Maximovitch Wolkoff (Russian, b. 1773) Alexander the First, Emperor of all the Russians, published by Colnaghi & Co., Cockspur Street, London, c. More ...

Presentation Imperial Porcelain Factory Easter Egg and Photogravure

Presentation Imperial Porcelain Factory Easter Egg and Photogravure

Lot:
374
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$677$550

Presentation Imperial Porcelain Factory Easter Egg and Photogravure, c. 1914, the egg with Empress Alexandra Feodorovna's cipher to one side and a cross to the other, the photogravure depicting More ...

Signature and Engraving of Tsar Nicholas I

Signature and Engraving of Tsar Nicholas I

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375
Sold for:
$800$650

Signature and Engraving of Tsar Nicholas I, Russia, 19th century, the signature sight size 2 x 4 1/2, the engraving by John Sartain (Anglo/American, 1808-1897), after Horace Vernet (French, More ...

Andre Joseph Mecou (French, 1771-1837), After Henri Benner   (French, 1776-after 1833)    Empress Maria Feodorovna

Andre Joseph Mecou (French, 1771-1837), After Henri Benner (French, 1776-after 1833) Empress Maria Feodorovna

Lot:
376
Sold for:
$720$600

Andre Joseph Mecou (French, 1771-1837), After Henri Benner (French, 1776-after 1833) Empress Maria Feodorovna, the hand-tinted oval portrait depicting the empress in a tiara, multiple strands of More ...

Ivan Diky (American, 20th Century)      Tsar Nicholas II

Ivan Diky (American, 20th Century) Tsar Nicholas II

Lot:
377
Sold for:
$840$700

Ivan Diky (American, 20th Century) Tsar Nicholas II Signed l.l. Acrylic on canvas, 30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm), framed. Condition: Good. N.B. Commissioned by John Fletcher, the portrait More ...

Attributed to Sergei Lvovich Levitsky (Russian, 1819-1898)       Hand-colored Cabinet Photograph of Tsar Alexander III,

Attributed to Sergei Lvovich Levitsky (Russian, 1819-1898) Hand-colored Cabinet Photograph of Tsar Alexander III,

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378
Sold for:
$584$475

Attributed to Sergei Lvovich Levitsky (Russian, 1819-1898) Hand-colored Cabinet Photograph of Tsar Alexander III, oval format, shown in profile, wearing a military uniform, framed, sight ht. 4 More ...

Russian School, 21st Century      Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich in Uniform

Russian School, 21st Century Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich in Uniform

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379
Sold for:
$480$400

Russian School, 21st Century Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich in Uniform Unsigned. Acrylic on canvas, 20 x 15 in. (50.8 x 38.1 cm), framed. Condition: Good. N.B. John Fletcher commissioned the More ...

Photogravure of Empress Alexandra Feodorovna

Photogravure of Empress Alexandra Feodorovna

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380
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$185$150

Photogravure of Empress Alexandra Feodorovna, c. 1895, depicted in half-length with a strand of pearls at her neck, under glass, framed, photograph 2 x 1 5/8 in. More ...

Three Framed Pieces Related to Empress Alexandra Feodorovna and Her Brother   Ernest Louis, Grand Duke of Hesse

Three Framed Pieces Related to Empress Alexandra Feodorovna and Her Brother Ernest Louis, Grand Duke of Hesse

Lot:
381
Sold for:
$900$750

Three Framed Pieces Related to Empress Alexandra Feodorovna and Her Brother Ernest Louis, Grand Duke of Hesse, a Russian postcard with a reproduction of Kotarbinsky's Mist of the Nile sent by More ...

Framed Note with Photograph of Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna

Framed Note with Photograph of Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna

Lot:
382
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Framed Note with Photograph of Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna, Russia, the note with Imperial crest written by the Grand Duchess in pencil, the envelope from Livinia, together with a portrait, More ...

Photographic Postcard of Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich

Photographic Postcard of Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich

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383
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$360$300

Photographic Postcard of Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich, c. 1910, depicting Alexei in a sailor suit, titled, numbered "262E" and "Rotary Photo, E.C.," 3 3/8 x 5 1/4 in. Provenance: Pruchased from More ...

Sergei Lvovich Levitsky (Russian, 1819-1898)       Carte-de-visite of Tsar Nicholas II, Empress Alexandra, and Grand Duchess Olga

Sergei Lvovich Levitsky (Russian, 1819-1898) Carte-de-visite of Tsar Nicholas II, Empress Alexandra, and Grand Duchess Olga

Lot:
384
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$1,107$900

Sergei Lvovich Levitsky (Russian, 1819-1898) Carte-de-visite of Tsar Nicholas II, Empress Alexandra, and Grand Duchess Olga, St. Petersburg, c. 1895, card 4 x 2 3/8; in a common frame with a More ...

Framed Photograph of Grand Duchess Irina Alexandrovna and Signature of Felix Yusupov

Framed Photograph of Grand Duchess Irina Alexandrovna and Signature of Felix Yusupov

Lot:
385
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Framed Photograph of Grand Duchess Irina Alexandrovna and Signature of Felix Yusupov early 20th century, the photo 5 1/4 x 7 1/2; together with an autographed photograph of her husband Felix More ...

Photogravure of Tsar Nicholas II's Daughters

Photogravure of Tsar Nicholas II's Daughters

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386
Sold for:
$431$350

Photogravure of Tsar Nicholas II's Daughters, Russia, 1914, depicting Grand Duchesses Olga, Tatiana, Maria, and Anastasia Nikolaevna, titled below in Cyrillic, image size 4 7/8 x 6 5/8 in.; set in a More ...

Pair of Faberge Gilded Silver and Enamel Napkin Rings

Pair of Faberge Gilded Silver and Enamel Napkin Rings

Lot:
387
Sold for:
$15,600$13,000

Pair of Faberge Gilded Silver and Enamel Napkin Rings, Moscow, 1908-17, Feodor Ruckert, workmaster, 88 zolotnik standard, each with entire exterior covered with shaped pan-Slavic engraved ornament, More ...

Engraving of Queen Victoria and Her Signature

Engraving of Queen Victoria and Her Signature

Lot:
388
Sold for:
$360$300

Engraving of Queen Victoria and Her Signature, 19th century, the engraving by John Sartain (Anglo/American, 1808-1897) after Franz Xaver Winterhalter (German, 1805-1873), depicting the queen in full More ...

Gelatin Silver Print of Queen Marie of Rumania

Gelatin Silver Print of Queen Marie of Rumania

Lot:
389
Sold for:
$510$425

Gelatin Silver Print of Queen Marie of Rumania, c. 1933, signed and dated by Marie, sight size 7 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. Provenance: Purchased from Kotte Autographs. More ...

Russian Icon Depicting the Theotokos Enthroned with Christ

Russian Icon Depicting the Theotokos Enthroned with Christ

Lot:
390
Sold for:
$308$250

Russian Icon Depicting the Theotokos Enthroned with Christ, late 20th/early 21st century, Xenia Pokrovsky, iconographer, in the Cretan style, the kovcheg panel with gold-leaf ground, 19 7/8 x 15 7/8 More ...

Russian Imperial Porcelain Factory Plate from the Standart   Service

Russian Imperial Porcelain Factory Plate from the Standart Service

Lot:
391
Sold for:
$1,800$1,500

Russian Imperial Porcelain Factory Plate from the Standart Service, St. Petersburg, period of Tsar Nicholas II, 1913, the border hand-painted with a yellow flag emblazoned with the Imperial More ...

Period Postcard of Prince Constantine Constantinovich

Period Postcard of Prince Constantine Constantinovich

Lot:
392
Sold for:
$240$200

Period Postcard of Prince Constantine Constantinovich, Russia, early 20th century, the prince is seated and wearing a military uniform, with Cyrillic caption, framed, postcard 5 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. More ...

W. & D. Downey Studio (English, active c. 1860-1910)       Tsarevich Nicholas Alexandrovich

W. & D. Downey Studio (English, active c. 1860-1910) Tsarevich Nicholas Alexandrovich

Lot:
393
Sold for:
$1,020$850

W. & D. Downey Studio (English, active c. 1860-1910) Tsarevich Nicholas Alexandrovich, c. 1890, the gelatin silver print depicting the heir in non-military garb during a trip to England, framed, More ...

Letter from Princess Vera Constantinovna

Letter from Princess Vera Constantinovna

Lot:
394
Sold for:
$120$100

Letter from Princess Vera Constantinovna, framed so that her embossed cipher and signature are exposed, with a card with pressed flowers from Jerusalem, in a common frame, 14 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. More ...

Period Photographic Postcard of Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich

Period Photographic Postcard of Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich

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395
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Period Photographic Postcard of Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich, Russia, c.1913, depicting Michael in his costume for the Tercentennial Ball, celebrating 300 years of Romanov rule, with Cyrillic More ...