Everard Auctions and Appraisals
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Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session I

Tue, Feb 28, 2023 10:00AM EST
Lot 331

3 Russian Lacquer Boxes & Another Russian Style Box

Estimate: $300 - $500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000

Property of a Okatie, SC Estate


3 Russian Painted Lacquer Boxes and Another Russian Style Box , comprising a shield-form box signed, inscribed, and dated 2006 in Russian along bottom edge of lid and with gold mark on underside, the lid painted with a noble couple surrounded by figures in armor in swirling waves, with boat and castle in the background, with certificate from original purchase in Palekh Russia (6 in. x 5 in. x 1 3/8 in.); a rectangular box signed, inscribed, and dated 2005 in Russian along bottom edge of lid, the lid painted with the story of sleeping beauty, with the princess laying next to a spindle in the castle tower, figures sleeping on the steps of the castle and the prince arriving in the bottom left (8 in. x 6 in. x 1 in.); a small rectangular box signed and inscribed in Russian along lower edge of lid, the lid painted with a fairytale scene depicting a kneeling prince in front of a glowing white swan with crown and halo (3 in. x 4 in. x 1 1/2 in.); and an unsigned clam-form box, the lid painted with a snow scene with trees, cabin, and church with mother-of-pearl detail (4 in. x 4 1/2 in. x 1 1/4 in.)

Measurements: Height: of largest 8 in. x Width: 6 in. x Depth: 1 in.


Overall good condition, minor general wear and scratches to lacquered surfaces, unsigned box with small loss to Laquerre near bottom edge of lid.

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