8 June 2016
ASTA BRZHEZYTSKAYA, DULEVO PORCELAIN MANUFACTORY, MOSCOW, CIRCA
Height 19 cm.
Related literature: For a similar work, see Yu. A. Traysman, Ode to Joy, Pinakotheke Moscow, 2008, ill. no. 211.
Realistically modelled, dressed in characteristic school uniforms, standing in a mazurka dance position, the girl in a pale blue dress with a white apron and hair ribbons, the boy in a black school suit and holding his hat under his arm, on an octagonal shaped white base with a gilt contour, with a blue overglaze manufactory mark.
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