2 Dec 2015
A Soviet Porcelain Composition "Manicure (The Gossips)"
MODEL BY NINA MALYSHEVA, DULEVO PORCELAIN MANUFACTORY, MOSCOW, 1958
Height 18.5 cm.
Realistically modelled, two ladies seated at the stylised manicure table, the customer in violet dress with a headpiece, seated on a chair with the green coat thrown over the back, the manicurist in a salon robe in holding the client’s hand and attentively listening, apparently unmarked.
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.