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STATUETTE OF A PEDDLER BOY

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STATUETTE OF A PEDDLER BOY

Made by: Guzhev Factory

On view in: Breakfast Room


About this object

Statuette is in biscuit, painted and without a glaze. Represents a boy wearing a long brown coat, black hat and boots and green gloves. He is pushing a yellowish sled covered with a white cloth inside of which are some cakes which he is offering for sale. Ground is white with snow.

Category:
ceramics, russian
Object name:
STATUETTE OF A PEDDLER BOY
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
RUSSIA
Date made:
1860-1879
Size:
11.7 x 12.3 cm (4 5/8 x 4 7/8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
27.53
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK impressed mark: GYSHEVA
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Displayed in exhibition:
Fabergé Rediscovered
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"