Imperial Red Cross Easter Egg with Portraits (Primary Title)
Fabergé: Jeweler to the Tsars, Oklahoma City Museum of Art, June 20 – September 27, 2015
Fabergé Revealed, Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, Las Vegas, Nevada, November 14, 2014 - May 25, 2015
Fabulous Fabergé, Jeweler to the Czars, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, June 14 - October 12, 2014
Fabergé Revealed, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts, June 22 - September 29, 2013
Fabergé: The Rise and Fall, Detroit Institute of Art, October 14, 2012 - January 21, 2013
Lillian Thomas Pratt Collection of Fabergé, coinciding with Fabergé in America, Metropolitan Museum of Art, February 12 - April 18, 1996, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, May 25 - July 28, 1996, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, August 24 - November 10, 1996, New Orleans Museum of Art, December 7, 1996 - February 8, 1997, Cleveland Museum of Art, March 12 - May 11, 1997
"Collector of the Year", VMFA, February 6 - March 13, 1983
"Today Show" New York, March 26, 1968
Natalia Semenova et al, Russia’s Masterpieces on the Block (Moscow: Trilistnik Publishers, 2000) pp.?, color ill. p. 52.
Géza Von Habsburg, Fabergé Fantasies and Treasures (New York: Fabergé Co. in association with Universe Publishing, 1995) pp. 31, 34, plate 12 (flipped), credit p. 78.
Tatiana Fabergé et al, The Fabergé Imperial Easter Eggs (London: Christie, Manson and Woods Ltd., 1997) pp. 11, 222-224, cat. no. 47, color ills. pp. 223-224.
James S. Wamsley, “Fabergé the Fabulous,” Southern Accents, Vol. 19, No. 5, September-October 1996, pp. 130-134, ill. p. 134.
A&E Biography: FABERGÉ documentary video (Studio City, CA: Weller Grossman Productions and the Arts and Entertainment Network, 1996).
Henry C. Bainbridge, Russian Imperial Easter Gifts: The Work of Carl Faberge. Connoisseur 393, May 1934, pp. 299-306
"Royal Red Cross Treasure. New York Sun, October 31, 1936.
Henry C. Bainbridge, Peter Carl Fagerge: Goldsmith and Jeweler to the Russian Imperial Court (New York and London: B.T. Batsford, 1949), pl. 56.
A. Kenneth Snowman, The Art of Carl Faberge, Rev. ed. (London: Faber and Faber, 1953), illus. no. 352, betw. pp. 104 & 105
Ross, Faberge in Post Collection, p. 40
A. Kenneth Snowman, The Art of Carl Faberge, Rev. ed. (London: Faber and Faber, 1962), pp. 108, pl. 382.
Parker Lesley, Faberge Cat., Virginia Museum, C. 1976, Cat. No. 50, p. 47, illus. pp. 46-47.
Christopher Forbes, Faberge Imperial Easter Eggs in American Collections, Antiques Magazine, Vol. CXV, No. 6, 1979, p. 1234, illus., p. 1233.
Gerard Hill, ed., Faberge and the Russian Master Goldsmiths (New York: Hugh Lauter Levin Associates, 1989), p. 61, pl. 59.
Christopher Forbes, et. Al. Faberge: The Imperial Eggs, New York, Neues Publishing Co., 1989, illus., fig. 42, p. 112.
Susanna Pfeffer, Faberge Eggs: Masterpieces from Czarist Russia, New York, Hugh Lauter Levin Assoc., Inc., 1990, p. 108, illus. (color), p. 109
Faberge Easter Eggs, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Lady’s Gallery, magazine, volume 1, issue 5, April/May 1994, Missouri, Bayhouse Publishing, 1994, pp. 46-47, illus., p. 46.
David Park Curry, Faberge (Richmond: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 1995), no. 5.
Geza von Hapsburg, Faberge Fantasies and Treasures (New York: Faberge Co. in assoc. with Universe Publishing, 1995), pp. 31, 34, plate 12 (flipped), credit p. 78
Peter Kurth, The Lost World of Nicholas and Alexandra (Boston and New York: Little Brown, 1995) illus. (color) p. 125
Geza von Hapsburg, Faberge in America, exh. Catalogue, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco (London: Thames & Hudson, Ltd., 1996), pp. 120, 164-165; pp. 160-161 (cat. 153)
This intimate documentary unveils the world-renowned Lillian Thomas Pratt Collection of Fabergé and Russian Decorative Arts at the VMFA through recollections of family members and others who share their experiences about Mrs. Pratt, the passionate collector, and the facts behind the fantasies.
Imperial Red Cross Easter Egg, 1915, by Fabergé firm Henrik Wigström, Workmaster (Russian, 1862 - 1923) Silver, enamel, gold, mother-of-pearl, watercolor on ivory, velvet lining Bequest of Lillian Thomas Pratt Music: excerpt from Alexander Borodin, String Quartet No. 1 in A Major - I. Moderato - Allegro
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