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FRESH FISH VENDOR

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FRESH FISH VENDOR

Made by: Jean-Baptiste Le Prince

Currently in storage


About this object

An unglazed porcelain figurine of a fat old peddler with brown beard and green cap trimmed with fur wears a light brown coat also trimmed in fur, fur mittens, brown trousers, white leggings and brown lapti. Circular plinth is white with brown around sides.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
FRESH FISH VENDOR
Made from:
Biscuit
Made in:
Verbilki, Russia
Date made:
1890-1917
Size:
19.1 cm (7 1/2 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.82
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK underneath: red overglaze stamp with name Gardner in Russian, double headed eagle, 2 impressed eagles, impressed 4
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973