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Sculpture - Figure of an Old Woman, Russia, Wood Reg. No: ST 040263
- Wooden figure of an old woman from Russia. The figure was gifted to the National Gallery in 1914 by Professor Netschaieffs, as part of a group of Russian folk art.
- Figure of an Old Woman, from Russia. The figure is painted wood wearing a green and white robe with a black and yellow trim, a red and black headscarf and is holding a stick. Several numbers are written on the underside of the base of the figure.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation (Probable) from Exhibition: 1880 International, Melbourne, 1880
|Dimensions:||14 cm (Height), 14 cm (Width)|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||PUBLIC EVENTS|
|Tertiary Classification:||exhibition heritage|
|Inscriptions:||Handwritten on base in pencil: 1750/ 3
Handwritten on base in pencil: 1750/ 3/ 3
Handwritten on base in red pencil: 459/ 5012
|Place & Date Made:||Russia, by 1914
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