• Galerie Popoff: An Enduring Pa auction at Christies

    Sale 7677

    Galerie Popoff: An Enduring Passion for Russian Art

    12 - 13 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 346

    A LARGE SOVIET BISCUIT PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A MILKMAID

    PROBABLY THE STATE PORCELAIN FACTORY, CIRCA 1940

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LARGE SOVIET BISCUIT PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A MILKMAID
    probably the State Porcelain Factory, circa 1940
    Realistically modelled as a milkmaid, carrying a milk churn and with another behind her, on a rectangular base, apparently unmarked, base scratched with '19'
    10¾ in. (27.4 cm.) high


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    For similar porcelain figures see Trento, Museum of Modern Art, The
    Sandretti Collection of 20th century Russian Art
    , figures no. 126,
    127, and 128.

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