Wassily KANDINSKYSTATE PORCELAIN FACTORY, Cup and saucer Enlarge 1 /4
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On display on Level 2

Wassily KANDINSKY

Russia 1866 – France 1944

designer

  • Germany France Sweden

STATE PORCELAIN FACTORY

St Petersburg, Russia commenced 1744

(organisation)

Cup and saucer c.1921-23 Place made: St Petersburg, Russia, Russia
Creation Notes: porcelain: 1914, decoration 1925
Materials & Technique: ceramics, tea sets saucers, porcelain, painted overglaze enamel decoration

Primary Insc: on cup base: printed underglaze green mark of the Imperial Porcelain Factory with cypher of Nicholas II and the date 191.. (illeg.); hammer, sickle and cogwheel mark of State Porcelain factory and the date 1925 painted in overglaze black.
Dimensions: a) 6.0 h x 8.1 w x 6.1 d cm b) 2.4 h x 13.0 w x 13.0 d cm a) & b) 6.7 h x 13.0 w x 13.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.1291.A-B