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Anonymous (Russian Folk Art)
NIAN'KA S REBENKOM ("Nursemaid with Child", Nourrice)
Archangelsk region, 19th Century

From the collection of Nathalie Ehrenbourg-Mannati.

A triangular figurine of the elongated feminine type; carved in the Archangelsk region.

Medium: Carved wood

Size: 7-1/2" (19 cm) high

Exhibited: Paris, 1960 with other items from this collection at "L'ART POPULAIRE RUSSE DU XIXeme SIECLE" (see item 199).

1. "Les jouets populaires russes au XIX siecle" in December 1965 issue of the magazine Connaissance du Monde (see p. 76);
2. "Art populaire russe: les Koustari du XIX siecle" in June 1968 issue of the magazine Jardin des Arts (see p. 19).
Catalogue number on the bottom. CS.

More information about this important collection see under N. Erenburg's name.


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Item ID: Mis00012


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