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YOUNG WOMAN WITH ROSES

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YOUNG WOMAN WITH ROSES

Made by: Gardner Porcelain Manufactory

Currently in storage


About this object

A partly glazed porcelain figurine of a dark haired, bare footed young woman with roses in her hair and shading her eyes with her hands while looking into the distance. She holds some wheat in her right hand which she apparently has just gathered. Her dress and apron are white with embroidery in red. Also she has tied with a yellow sash a blue overskirt. She has eight strings of red, green and yellow beads. Circular plinth is green with brown tree stump.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
YOUNG WOMAN WITH ROSES
Made from:
Biscuit
Made in:
Verbilki, Russia
Date made:
1880-1917
Size:
22.5 cm (8 7/8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.80
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK underneath: impressed with name Gardner in Russian, St. George and the Dragon, 184 , worn overglaze red Gardner and Imperial warrant
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973