A La Vieille Russie (Firm)
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Item — Box: SC-07 Box 1, Folder: 6, Item: SC07.01.5.126
Scope and Contents Transcription: [double-headed eagle] The Schaffer Collection of Russian Imperial Art Treasures ROCKEFELLER CENTER, NEW YORK October 11, 1937 #1205 Exceptionally fine solid silver triptych icon designed with serpentine pointed top, and overlaid on the front with gold leaves and tendrils molded and chased to perfectly simulate the gold bullion work motifs to be found on the finest Russian brocades. Opening the side panels of the icon, which bear in the center the Greek Catholic cross, the...
Dates: Oct.11, 1937
Item — Box: SC-07 Box 1, Folder: 6, Item: SC07.01.5.127
Scope and Contents Transcription: [double-headed eagle] The Schaffer Collection of Russian Imperial Art Treasures A LA VIEILLE RUSSIE, INC. 785 FIFTH AVENUE, NEW YORK#2443Golden flowers in a rock crystal pot. Three (3) gold “TROLLIUS EUROPAEUS” (Globe Flowers) are made of solid gold, the actual blooms being enamelled (sic) in a clear translucent yellow. The petals are all finely chased underneath the enamelling (sic), emphasizing the translucency of the enamel. The stem, which is also...
Dates: Nov. 1945
Item — Box: SC-07 Box 1, Folder: 3, Item: SC07.01.3.041
Scope and Contents Transcription: [In process]
Dates: Sep. 1-Nov. 8, 1945