"One of the gala dinner services IPE, was common in the palace during the reign of Emperor Nicholas I, was a" cobalt "service, which was a repetition of the better known" cobalt "service, produced by the Vienna manufactory. Austrian Emperor Joseph II, while in the Count and Countess of Northern (as called themselves the Grand Duke Paul Petrovich and Grand Duchess Maria Feodorovna during his trip to Europe) tried his best to attract the sympathy of Pavel Petrovich. At the Vienna manufactory by the Imperial instructions had been given the order for manufacturing services for the heir to the Russian throne. a model for the service provided the luxury tableware Sevres , presented in 1768 by Louis XV to the Danish King Christian VII. Viennese dinner service, decorated with gold filigree ornament «cailloute» (in french - cobble) on cobalt background with polychrome bunches of flowers in the reserves, framed by golden rocaille, distinguished luxury and splendor.
In 1840 Cobalt service was in the Gatchina palace in the Priory, and that's when it was replenished by the IPE. So far, 73 remained the subject.
During these years, the Imperial Porcelain Factory was forced to make many copies of Western European porcelain, which was necessary to replenish the pantry tableware Winter Palace to replace the lost items, he copied the sets and the suburban palaces.
Along with the big special occasions dinnerware and vases factory produced various genres of sculpture, bottles, Easter eggs and other items. "
Russian porcelain. - M., "Planet", 1993.
"Russian porcelain. 250 years of history. The anniversary of the Lomonosov Porcelain Factory "(Moscow, 1994).
TA Kudryavtseva "Russian Imperial Porcelain" (2003).
These vases are not "cobalt-service", of course, but this is the issue of "Europe".
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Сообщение от uriart
These vases unfortunately no relation to the IPE are not!
Replica FROM EUROPE !!!!!!!!!!!
And yet, Uriart, I would like your arguments in favor of
And the verdict - you can post, and not instead of?