Czarewitch, 1909 (LOC)
Bain News Service,, publisher. Czarewitch, 1909 1909 (date created or published later by Bain) 1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller. Notes: Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Format: Glass negatives. Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication. Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA…
Mikhail Perkhin (1860-1903) - Egg-shaped box
Egg-shaped box of rhodonite with forward opening gold hinge at front and rose diamond fleur-de-lys surround, tapering rose diamond thumbpiece and gold clasp.Fabergé was strongly influenced by the tradition of hardstone carving in Russia, which was centred on Ekaterinburg. He exploited the full range of naturally occuring hardstones for all manner of objects, from animals and flowers to practical and decorative objects. Rhodonite, a form of striated pink marble, was one of the stones he used…
715: A snuff box of the property of tsar Nicolaus II - Mar 21, 2010 | Czerny's International Auction House in Italy
dating:provenance:Having a rectangular shape, red gold lateral sides, finely engraved with yellow gold floral motifs,... Item was passed
The Concise History of Fabergé Eggs
Of all the Easter Eggs ever made and gifted, there is a particular collection that exists as a testament of craftsmanship and genius. They were gifted as an expression of love and adulation, represent a continued legacy from father to son.They are the brainchild of a man who is perhaps the best known jeweller in the world, Peter Karl Fabergé .