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(2) RUSSIAN PAPER MACHE LAQUER TOBACCO BOX & PLATE

Lot Number
624
Estimate
$200.00 — $400.00
Starting Bid
$150.00
(lot of 2) Russian paper mache lacquered items, late 19th c., both painted with figural peasant scene, including: (1) barrel form tobacco or tea box, lined interior, top with seal stamps underneath as pictured, spotting, 3.5"h; (1) circular plate, much craquelure to finish, possible paint restorations, marks as pictured, 7.25"diam; both retaining Sotheby's New York auction tag, Lot 143; .50lb total *Provenance: The estate of Douglas B. Marshall (1917-2007) and his wife, Margaret Cullen Marshall. Las Palmas / Gleannloch Arabian Horse Farm is a Moorish fantasy built by the Marshall

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