Gardner Factory biscuit figure, Moscow, c. 1880.
Russian biscuit porcelain figure, Gardner Factory, Moscow, c. 1880. Modelled as a seated peasant, preparing his lunch, by salting his bread. Having a tall hat, and his boots by his side, upon a circular grassy mound.
Printed and impressed factory marks to the base.
Height: 14 cm, 5 1/2”.
Width: 10.2 cm, 4”.
Depth: 9.3 cm, 3 5/8”.