Gardner Franz Yakovlevich( born Englishman, founder (in 1766) the famous porcelain factory in the village Verbilki, Dmitrov district, Moscow province)
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Biography Gardner Franz Yakovlevich
In the late seventies Gardner opened the first store in Tver and Moscow. In 1776 - 1777 years was published in Russian translation of the book of John George: "A description of all of the peoples inhabiting Rossiyskom State" with numerous illustrations in color, . and on these illustrations began to manufacture, . first at the Imperial, . and then at other plants, . porcelain dolls, . depicting popular types,
. From private factories, assimilated this new branch of porcelain production, was the first Gardner. Artworks Gardner factory, not inferior in the XVIII and early XIX century products of foreign factories, valued and appreciated until now is very high. From foundation to 1891. factory owned by the descendants of Gardner, in 1891, Mr.. enrolled in the current property owner, ms. Kuznetsova. See. Selivanov, "Porcelain and faience Russia Empire" (Vladimir, 1903, and two additions to its 1904 and 1906).