606. A PORCELAIN FIGURE OF MIKHAIL FOKIN AS IVAN TSAREVICH
AFTER A 1921 MODEL BY DMITRY IVANOV, LOMONOSOV PORCELAIN MANUFACTORY, LENINGRAD, 1956
Height 24 cm.
Related literature: For similar works, see T.N. Nosovich, I.P. Popova, Gosudarstvennyi Farforovyi Zavod. 1904-1944 (State Porcelain Manufactory. 1904-1944), St Petersburg Orkestr, 2005, pp. 330-331.
Standing on the shaped base, depicting the famous Russian dancer M. Fokin (1880-1942) as Ivan Tsarevich in the I. Stravinsky’s ballet “The Firebird”, stamped under base with “LFZ” factory mark, signed by Varvara Rukovishnikova in Cyrillic, further signed with the artist’s initials and dated 1956.