8 June 2016
AFTER A MODEL BY NATALIA DANKO, LOMONOSOV STATE PORCELAIN MANUFACTORY, LENINGRAD, 1939
Height 13 cm.
Related literature: For a similar work, see Yu.A. Traysman, Ode to Joy, Pinakotheke Moscow, 2008, ill. no. 111.
Realistically modelled, wearing a dark vest over a white blouse, a red skirt with a patterned apron and a pink headscarf, holding a cabbage and leaning on a tree stump, on a circular shaped naturalistic base, apparently unmarked, with an illegible signature and further signed ‘1939’.
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