Russian Glass Art and Ceramic Art



    Russian Empire/England, Moscow

    The 1890s

    K. Lincke workshop, Bolin firm

    Faience, silver; gilding, casting, chasing, modeling, polychrome painting

    Height 26 cm

    Marks of British faience factory, “BOLIN”, “KL”, Moscow city assay office with silver alloy “84”


    Cylindrical faience pitcher with spout and C-shaped handle, with silver throat setting, with hinged lid and thumb ramp. The pitcher body is adorned with the painted image of tulips; the spout is made in the form of a male mascaron. The setting and hinged lid are decorated with chased foliage ornament. The pitcher is realised in the Historism style