PRESENTING a LOVELY Herend Art Deco Dancer.
Made by the World renowned Herend in Hungary circa 1930-35 by Istvan Szilagyi Nagy (1900-54), Model No: 15735/5.
Fully marked on the base.
Beautiful condition with no chips, cracks or losses.
Unlike Model No: 15735/4 this model has colored hair, eyebrows, eyes, lips and pale blue ribbon.
Features a dancing naked lady with Art Deco hairstyle in one legged pose with flowing ribbon draped over her shoulder.
The Herend Porcelain Manufactory (Hungarian: Herendi Porcelánmanufaktúra Zrt.) is a Hungarian manufacturing company, specializing in luxury hand painted and gilded porcelain. Founded in 1826, it is based in the town of Herend near the city of Veszprém.
In the mid-19th century it was purveyor to the Habsburg Dynasty and aristocratic customers throughout Europe. Many of its classic patterns are still in production.
After the fall of Communism in Hungary the factory was privatised and is now 75% owned by its management and workers. As of 2006, the factory is profitable and exports to over 60 countries of the world. Its main markets are Italy, Japan, Russia and the US.
Herend Art Deco Dancer.
Provenance: From a Quality Dallas (Formerly Manhattan) Collection.
Dimensions: 9 inches Tall, 8 inches Wide and 3.5 inches Deep.