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FINNISH WOMAN FROM THE "PEOPLES OF RUSSIA" SERIES

Made by: Gardner Porcelain Manufactory

On view in: Passageway to Icon Room


About this object

A partly glazed figurine of a young Finnish woman with blue eyes and brown hair. She wears a white blouse embroidered in red and a bodice in black, red and blue. Her skirt is black trimmed in red and her apron white embroidered in white. Her stockings are red and shoes black. Circular plinth is greenish in color and inscribed.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
FINNISH WOMAN FROM THE "PEOPLES OF RUSSIA" SERIES
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
Verbilki, Russia
Date made:
1880-1917
Size:
23.8 cm (9 3/8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.66
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK; INSCRIPTION underneath: Gardner impressed in Cyrillic, St. George and the Dragon, 310 impressed, in red overglaze: Gardner with St. George and the Dragon and imperial eagle; in black on base: FINKA
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
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"