Five Russian Revolutionary plates by Various artists

1) Mikhail Adamovich, 'Kapital', 1921; 2) Sergei Chekonin, 'A Komosol through Lenin's studies into the ranks of the Russian Communist Party (B) (for Bolshevik)' (main illustration), 1925; 3) Natalya Girschfeld, 'Petrograd 1921'; 4) Maria Lebedeva, 'A Genie', 1923; 5) Vasilii Timorev, 'From heroic military deeds to labour heroic deeds and from labour heroic.


Details

Medium:
Soft paste porcelain
Art Fund grant:
£20,000 ( Total: £81,000)
Acquired in:
1991
Vendor:
I J Mazure & Company

..', 1920.

Provenance

Adamovich plate from the collection of Sir Charles Richmond Brown. The other four from the collection of Ingor Pasborg, Copenhagen.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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