5 June 2019
A Porcelain Figurine of a Peasant Making a Bast Shoe
MIKLASHEVSKY MANUFACTORY, VOLOKITINO, 1839–1861
Height 17 cm.
Realistically modelled and painted, a seated figure of a man wearing a traditional Russian belted kaftan shirt, blue and white trousers, making a bast shoe, on a on rectangular base painted with floor boards, with overglaze manufactory mark.
Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
† Indicates Standard VAT scheme applies, and the rate of 20% VAT will be charged on both hammer price and premium.