2 December 2015
A Soviet Porcelain Plate "Outlines of Factory Chimneys"
NINA ZANDER, LOMONOSOV STATE PORCELAIN MANUFACTORY, LENINGRAD, 1919
Diameter 24 cm.
Related literature: For a similar work, see T.N. Nosovich, I.P. Popova, Gosudarstvenny farforovy zavod. 1904–1944, St Petersburg, Orchestr, p. 237.
Circular, the cavetto painted with factory cityscape in black and grey against a dramatic red sunrise, within a wide bottle-green band and matching rim, with blue overglaze manufactory marks and obliterated Imperial cypher for Nicholas II, further incised ‘12’.
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.