MacDougall's Russian Art Auctions 8-9 June 2011

8 Jun 2011

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


* 653. A SOVIET PORCELAIN TRAY OF TWO UZBEK NEEDLEWOMEN FROM "THE DISCUSION OF THE NEW CONSTITUTION IN UZBEKISTAN" DESK SET




4,000-6,000 GBP


AFTER A 1936 MODEL BY NATALIA DANKO, LOMONOSOV PORCELAIN MANUFACTORY, LENINGRAD.
Height 9.5 cm., width 20 cm.

Related literature: For similar works, see Ode to Joy. Russian Porcelain in the Yuri Traisman Collection, Moscow, Pinakotheke, 2008, p. 134, No. 87.

Depicting two Uzbek girls embroidering a coverlet, stamped under base with green “LFZ” factory mark and signed twice with artist’s initials “A.A.A.” in Cyrillic.

This model belongs to the “Discussion of the New Constitution in Uzbekistan” desk set, comprising of an inkwell, a tray, a vase, a lamp stand and an ashtray.


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.