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A Soviet Porcelain Figurine of a Peasant Musician with a Harmonica

1,500-2,000 GBP
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A Soviet Porcelain Figurine of a Peasant Musician with a Harmonica
 
1,500-2,000 GBP
 

MODEL BY BORIS KUSTODIEV, PAINTING BY VARVARA RUKAVISHNIKOVA, LOMONOSOV STATE PORCELAIN MANUFACTORY, LENINGRAD, 1955
Height 21 cm.


Related literature: For similar works, see T.N. Nosovich, I.P. Popova, Gosudarstvenny farforovy zavod. 1904–1944, St Petersburg, Orchestr, p. 323.

Realistically modelled, wearing a white winter overcoat with ornate folk trimming and white valenki, holding a harmonica and playfully looking away, signed and dated, with blue artist’s monogram.
   


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