SILVER FRAME WITH PHOTOGRAPH OF POLINA ZHEMCHUZHINA (MME. MOLOTOVA)
Made by: Unknown
Currently in storage
About this object
The silver rim is engraved with minute cross-hatching. At each corner is a diagonal band where sides and bottom meet. A single red glass star bearing a hammer and sickle is in the center of the top of the frame. Holds a formal seated portrait of Polina Zhemchuzhina, wife of Viacheslav Molotov, with a dedicatory inscription to Mrs. Post.
- Object name:
- SILVER FRAME WITH PHOTOGRAPH OF POLINA ZHEMCHUZHINA (MME. MOLOTOVA)
- Made from:
- Silver -- glass -- photograph
- Made in:
- Date made:
- 20th c.
- 39 × 29.2 cm (15 3/8 × 11 1/2 in.)
Detailed information for this item
- Catalog number:
- Signature marks:
- INSCRIPTION [Cyrillic] Glubokouvazhaemaia M-m Devis V znak moego iskrennogo k Vam raspolozheniia Vasha P. Zhemchuzhina Handwritten in black ink on lower right corner of image.
- Credit line:
- Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973