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A SOVIET PORCELAIN FIGURINE CHINESE GIRL WITH FAN

Lot : 18

DECORATIVE ART, SPRING 2020 AUCTION

Estimate: $150.00 - $200.00

Starting Price: $100.00

Condition: Excellent

Dimensions: H: 6 3/5 in., (16 cm.)

Auction Date: May 23, 2020

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A Russian Leningrad Porcelain Factory (LFZ) figurine depicting a Chinese girl with a fan 1950's/60's made by Galina Sergeyevna Stolbova (1908–1996), a Soviet sculptor. Galina Sergeyevna was born in 1908 in Glazov, Vyatka province. She entered and graduated from the Art Institute of Industrial Art in Vyatsk (1925) and left for St. Petersburg. In 1937, she graduated from the Leningrad Academy of Arts named after I. Repin and continued to work as an artist-sculptor. She worked at the Leningrad Faculty since 1949. Her teachers were Stolbova A. I. Stolbov, A. T. Matveev and V. A. Sinaisky. One of the main themes in the work of Galina Sergeevna is a happy Soviet childhood. Figurine marked in blue ink LFZ on the bottom.

"китоянка с веером (Столбова Галина Сергеевна – советский скульптор. Родилась Галина Сергеевна в 1908 г. в Глазове Вятской губернии. Поступила и окончила ПХИ (Промышленно-художественный институт) в Вятске (1925г.) и уехала в Петербург. В 1937 окончила Ленинградскую академию художеств им. И. Е. Репина и продолжила работу уже в качестве художника-скульптора. С 1949 г. работала на ЛФЗ. Учителя Столбовой А. И. Столбов, А. Т. Матвеев и В. А. Синайский. Одной из главных тем в творчестве Галины Сергеевны - счастливое советское детство.)"