The Reference Library of Jonny’s Antiques – Part II

May 19, 2016

LOT 40

Lot 40

Russian Decorative Arts (20 volumes)

Russian Decorative Arts (20 volumes)
Lot 40 Details
Russian Decorative Arts (20 volumes)

Billington, James, The Horizon Book of the Arts of Russia
Gilodo, Andrei, Russian Enamel
Russian Niello Art
Early Russian Jewejry Work
Snowman, A. Kenneth, The Art of Carl Fabergé
Debrett’s Peerage Ltd., Fabergé 1846-1920
Gaynor, Elizabeth & Haavisto, Kari, Russian Houses
Cerwinske, Laura, Russian Imperial Style
The Twilight of the Tsars Russian Art at the Turn of the Century
Catherine the Great Art for Empire
together with a book on lacquer and nine auction catalogues

Estimate $30-$50

Realised: $156
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?


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LOT 40

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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