A Porcelain Plate from the Guriev Service

IMPERIAL PORCELAIN FACTORY, ST. PETERSBURG, PERIOD OF ALEXANDER I, CIRCA 1809-1817

Add to collection

A Porcelain Plate from the Guriev Service
Imperial Porcelain Factory, St. Petersburg, period of Alexander I, circa 1809-1817
Circular, the center painted with a Tungus (Evenk) in a landscape, within a gilt cavetto band, the border with stylized gilt husks and foliate arabesques on a red-brown ground, the reverse inscribed in French 'Un Toungouse', unmarked
9¾ in. (24.8 cm.) diam.