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FIGURINE OF ANNA PAVLOVA

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FIGURINE OF ANNA PAVLOVA

Made by: Sitzendorf Factory

On view in: Pavilion


About this object

A figurine of Anna Pavlova, the dancer. It has a white glaze. She is standing on one foot with the other raised behind, and her two arms outstretched. Her ballerina skirt is swirling behind her. Her hair is short and against her head. A piece of drapery curls up her leg.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
FIGURINE OF ANNA PAVLOVA
Made from:
Hard-paste porcelain
Made in:
Sitzendorf, Germany
Date made:
Early 20th c.
Size:
24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
26.59
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK underneath in blue: Sitzendorf factory mark
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"Marjorie Merriweather Post: The Life Behind the Luxury"