Date: Russia circa 1830 – 1850
Material: The shallow bowls on waisted stems and stepped bases with black marble plinths
Measurement: 23 cm (high), 15.5 cm (diameter)
Provenance: In a Russian collection, A collection before 1926; M. & R. Geneen, Grosvenor Galleries, London, 6 January 1926 acquired by Major Ion Harrison from the above for £50.
This pair of tazze are photographed in the Drawing Room at Croft House around 1926.
The pair also appears in a study of the Drawing Room, Croft House by Francis Cadell (1883-1937) painted in 1934., see The Harrison Collection, these rooms, 12 June 2018, lot 112.