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1949

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The Dancer Sergei Koren as Mercutio in "Romeo and Juliet" Figure, 1948–49

This is a Figure. It was designed by Vera Ignatevna Mukhina and manufactured by Lomonosov Porcelain Factory. It is dated 1948–49 and we acquired it in 1989. Its medium is enameled, gilt porcelain, metal. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase through the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program Funds.

  • Swan Princess Figurine, ca. 1930
  • molded, enameled, and gilt porcelain.
  • The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase....
  • 1989-41-182

Its dimensions are

41.5 cm (16 5/16 in.)

It has the following markings

underside: Lomonosov "LFZ" mark stamped in blue.

Cite this object as

The Dancer Sergei Koren as Mercutio in "Romeo and Juliet" Figure, 1948–49; Designed by Vera Ignatevna Mukhina (1889 – 1953); enameled, gilt porcelain, metal; 41.5 cm (16 5/16 in.); The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase through the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program Funds; 1989-41-192-a,b

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