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Children Rolling Easter Eggs

Made by: Gardner Factory

Currently in storage


About this object

A partly glazed sculptural group of Russian girls rolling Easter eggs down a hollowed log. They are dressed in simple costumes and are barefooted. Some stand on grassy ground and others sit or stand on a platform of logs.

Category:
CERAMICS, RUSSIAN
Object name:
Children Rolling Easter Eggs
Made from:
Biscuit
Made in:
RUSSIA: Verbilki
Date made:
1880-1917
Size:
overall __6.50 IN __5.62 IN
overall __16.51 CM __14.29 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.458
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK __underneath: red overglaze oval with St. George and the Dragon in center and name on band around it, imperial eagle, impressed Gardner, 4 in Cyrillic below 6 or 9 and St. George
Credit line:
Gift of Madame Augusto Rosso, 1966
Featured in publication:
"Russian Porcelains: The Gardner, Iusupov, Batenin, Novyi, Popov, Kudinov, Sipiagin, Fomin, Safronov, Kiselev, Kornilov, Gulin, Khrapunov-Novyi, Sabanin, Miklashevskii, Guzhev, Ikonnikov, and Kuznetsov Factories"