Ballerina Maria, Kasli cast iron vintage sculpture 1958 Ural.
Russian ballet dancer figure Ballerina Maria “Galina Ulanova”
Size: 16,5 cm
Kasli is a famous Russian center of the artistic casts made of cast iron near Chelyabinsk citi. The foundry in this small town in the Ural Mountains was established in 1747 by merchant Yakov Korobkov from Tula.
Kasli factory awarded at the World Exhibitions in Paris 1867, Vienna 1873, Philadelphia 1876, Copenhagen 1888, Stockholm 1897, Paris 1900.
Famous sculptors: Mikhail Denisovich Kanayev, Nikolai Romanovich Bach, Pyotr Karlovich Klodt (Peter Clodt von Jürgensburg), Evgeny Aleksandrovich Lansere (Eugene Aleksandrovich Lanceray), Fyodor Fyodorovich Kamensky, Alexandra Andreyevna Solovyova