350. A Porcelain Figurine of a Swineherdess with a Piglet
AFTER A MODEL BY MARGARITA SAMOLETOVA, PAINTING BY ELIZAVETA LUPANOVA, LOMONOSOV STATE PORCELAIN MANUFACTORY, LENINGRAD, 1951
Height 18 cm.
Related literature: For a similar work, see
Yu. A. Traysman, Ode to Joy, Pinakotheke Moscow, 2008, ill. no. 103.
Realistically modelled, wearing a blue dress with a white apron and a checked headscarf, sitting on her knees and wiping the piglet in her hands, on naturalistic base imitating grass, with blue underglaze manufactory mark.