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VENDOR OF WINE VINEGAR

Made by: Gardner Porcelain Manufactory

On view in: Breakfast Room


About this object

Man pushing wheelbarrow. He wears a brown jacket, yellowish short pants, white cap, apron and stockings and black shoes. Wheelbarrow has a beige color and on it is a light brown barrel with dark brown hoops. Oval base has rococo scrolls in puce and a greenish ground and tree trunk.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
VENDOR OF WINE VINEGAR
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
Verbilki, Russia
Date made:
ca. 1780
Size:
14 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.77
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK G On underside, underglaze, in blue-grey color. Letter is the Latin capital. Popov (p. 280) lists this mark as 1770-80. Chernyi identifies it as 1780s.
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Displayed in exhibition:
Fabergé Rediscovered
Featured in publication:
"The Russian Porcelain Figure in the Nineteenth Century"