modelled by the artist and painted by Elena Danko, depicting two figures, one draped in purple fabric with an owl and a black cat and representing night, the other wrapped in gold and holding a sunflower representing daylight, with impressed and blue manufactory marks dated 1927, and artist's cypher
A composition titled 'Day and Night' was displayed at the 1927 Moscow exhibition 'The arts of the Peoples of the USSR' , dedicated to the 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution.
For a similar model, please see T.N. Nosovich and I.P. Popova, State Porcelain Manufactory 1904-1944, St. Petersburg Orchestr, 2005, p.564
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