Rus News Journal

The antiques

After vacation are bought by vases

In the Russian market of antiques still proceed
rozhdestvensko - New Year`s vacation . By calculations of experts, at the full capacity
the market will start to function only in second half of month. The auctions new
while have year chamber character: things it is exposed a little, qualitative
their level basically is low. Nevertheless, on January, 13th in salon Antiques
on street Dimitrova has passed the next auction.

At yesterday`s auction 67 prizes have been exposed. The sale volume has made 40 %,
that is a little for salon Antiques . 120 thousand rbl. have appeared the Most popular price this day
Initial estimations of the most expensive
starting prizes - a bronze chandelier on five points and a bronze deer
(Europe, the beginning of XX century), a bronze figure on a support (Russia, the beginning
XX century), and also the big casket " were such; Guljanie (a varnish miniature on pape - mashe,
Fedoskino, 1948). All these prizes of the buyer have not found. Though in the same sum
- 120 thousand rbl. - has managed the most expensive purchase of day. At this price has left
sousnitsa with a cover from Dresden china with a list cobalt and gold
(1940 - e) with starting cost of 75 thousand rbl. On to start for 45
thousand rbl. is bought the bared man`s figure (subscription bronze, Europe, the beginning
XX century). From starting 25 thousand rbl. to 33 thousand the final price
a glass vase with a diamond side on a bronze support (Russia, XIX century) has grown . For
the initial price in 12 thousand rbl. the opera glasses (bronze, nacre,
Europe, the beginning of XX century) are sold. Habitues of salon have noticed that yesterday at all
had demand the numerous bronze candlesticks usually easily dispersing
at auctions Antiques . Obviously, it is partially connected with vacation
buyers, it is traditional the interested such subjects.
one remarkable event nevertheless has occurred at the yesterday`s auctions in
Antiques . The original record of auction has been set up: in 26 times
initial cost of a prize is exceeded. Exposed for starting 2,5 thousand
rbl. glass cobalt a vase with a list enamel paints (RSFSR,
1940 - e) As a result of the desperate auctions in which half of hall participated kind
, has been sold for 65 thousand rbl. interesting that the following prize with
a similar vase, more light tones, at the starting price of 1,9 thousand has been bought for
3,5 thousand rbl.

DMITRY - BUTKEVICH