Bejewelled cloisonné enamel Russian charka by Ovchinnikov

By Ovchinnikov, Pavel (Russian, 1830-1888)

£12,000

This beautiful gilt charka is a brilliant example of Ovchinnikov's detailed cloisonné enamel work, a technique favoured by 19th century Russian tsars.

 

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Description

Of typical circular form with handle, silver gilt mounted with cabochon amethysts and garnets and set on a circular foot, marked to underside

Provenance-+

For a near identical example see Sotheby's, London, sale L11113, 8 June 2011, lot 360

Details

Artist / Maker
By Ovchinnikov, Pavel (Russian, 1830-1888)
Country of Origin
Russian
Date of Manufacture
Late 19th Century
Period
Late 19th Century
Style
Russian Interest
Material
Amethyst, Enamel - Cloisonné, Silver-gilt
Colour
Gold, Multi-coloured

Dimensions

Height
6 cm / 2.4 inches
Width
13 cm / 5.1 inches
Depth
9 cm / 3.5 inches

Reference:
014298

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