8 June 2016
IYA VENKOVA, PAINTING BY ELIZAVETA LUPANOVA, LOMONOSOV STATE PORCELAIN MANUFACTORY, LENINGRAD, 1960
Height 21 cm.
Related literature: For a similar work, see V. V. Znamenov (ed.), Leningradskyi farforovyi zavod imeni M.V. Lomonosova 1944–2004, St Petersburg, Global View, 2006, p. 233.
Realistically modelled, wearing grey trousers and a cream jumper with a matching overcoat, hat with grey fur trimmings, a checked blue scarf and brown shoes, with his hands in his pockets and holding ice skates underarm, standing beside a small snowy tree stump, on a square shaped white base imitating snow, with blue overglaze and incised manufactory marks, further stamped ‘1c’.
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.