(Sint-Petersburg, 1846 - Lausanne, 1920)
Silver and stone
20 x 15 x 15 cm (7.8 x 6 x 6 in.)
Workmaster Julius Rappoport, St. Petersburg
Russia - before 1896
The match-striker’s sandstone body mounted in silver in the form of a heavy set anthropomorphised toad, with one hand on its hip, the other holding its knee and looking upwards forlornly.
More about the exhibitor
"Jewelry, Works of art by Carl Fabergé, Antique Silver, Objets de Vertu"
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