An antique Russian Imperial Vishniakov metal tray, manufacture circa 1890s or 1900s. The top is decorated by an interesting Russian playful scene with a young Russian peasants girl climbing over the fence to meet a peasant man, all wearing traditional Russian attire.
Marked with 4 Vishniakov's medals on the bottom. The tray is in overall excellent antique condition with no evidence of damage or restoration, minor age related creacatures, as fully shown on pictures.It does not detract from an overall beauty and appearance, and only mentioned for the accuracy of description. Exceptionally well executed by a professional painter, with great attention to detail. The colors are very bright and vivid. The tray is 100% original. Will make a great addition to any serious collection of Russian lacquer art. Comes from an extensive private collection of Russian art which is being listed concurrently. Size 13 3/4" x 11" , or 35 cm x 27.5 cm. Weight without packaging is 18.7 oz. Add a map to your own listings. The item "ANTIQUE RUSSIAN VISHNIAKOV METAL LACQUER TRAY VILLAGE SCENE PEASANT GIRL NOT BOX" is in sale since Sunday, February 09, 2014. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Russian". The seller is "artiquarius" and is located in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
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