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Figure

  • Place of origin:

    St Petersburg (Russia) (made)

  • Date:

    1894-1914 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Imperial Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss W. H. Tweedie

  • Museum number:

    C.598-1920

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 29, shelf 3

Physical description

Figure of a Russian woman, hard-paste porcelain. She is seated on a cushion dressing the skin of an animal spread over her knees; she wears a brown, hooded dress with full sleeves, trimmed with bright red and blue; mounded base painted green.

Place of Origin

St Petersburg (Russia) (made)

Date

1894-1914 (made)

Artist/maker

Imperial Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels

Marks and inscriptions

'N(in mirror image) 2' under a crown
In black

Dimensions

Height: 12.1 cm, Width: 11.4 cm base

Descriptive line

Seated figure of a Russian woman, hard-paste porcelain painted in enamels, Imperial Porcelain Factory, St Petersburg, Russia, 1894-1914

Materials

Hard paste porcelain; Enamel

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Women

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Figures & Decorative ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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