A Soviet porcelain group "Leo Tolstoy Reading"

Lomonosov State Porcelain Manufactory, Leningrad, circa 1925

Modeled after the 1918 design by Ilia Gintsburg first produced in porcelain at the factory in 1922 or 1923, with impressed factory mark.

H: 6 7/8 in.



PROVENANCE:

Ode to Joy Collection, Connecticut.
Estimate $1,500-3,000

Exhibited
Pushkin Museum, no. 74

Literature
Oda k Radosti/Ode to Joy, p. 112-113, illus. 72, cat. no. 93; see also Nosovich and Popova, p. 626.

Unsold