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    Sale 5954

    Russian Art

    11 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 59

    TWO SOVIET PORCELAIN FIGURES

    STATE PORCELAIN FACTORY, HAMMER & SICKLE MARKS DATED 1923 AND 1929

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    Estimate

    TWO SOVIET PORCELAIN FIGURES
    STATE PORCELAIN FACTORY, HAMMER & SICKLE MARKS DATED 1923 AND 1929
    After models by Natalia Danko, the first modelled as seated woman sewing a banner which reads Hail to Soviet Power, the second modelled as a factory worker making a speech and holding a copy of the Bolshevik periodical Rabotnitsa
    The first 5¾ in. (14.6 cm.) high (2)


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