A Soviet porcelain hot water pot "Blue Flowers"

Lomonosov State Porcelain Manufactory, Leningrad, circa 1930

In the form 'Narkompros' after the 1923 service by Sergei Chekhonin, the painted design after 'Sinie tsvety' by Ivan Riznich, green factory mark.

H: 5 1/2 in.


Ode to Joy Collection, Connecticut.
Estimate $1,000-2,000

Oda k Radosti/Ode to Joy, p. 108, illus. 67, cat. no. 84; see also Nosovich and Popova, pp. 427 and 667.

Sold for $625 (buyer's premium included)