A VERY fine BOX and in NEW CONDITION. Size: 7 x 2 x 1 inch Signed A. GALKIN Excellent artist, excellent YEAR 2000. It's in superb condition even though it's 18 years old. GALKIN'S miniature paintings have a familiar motion to them like the old masters.
DETAILS ABOUT THE BOX: materials used : paper mache, egg tempera, black and red lacquer, gold paint. The box is constructed out of heavy and dense paper mache.
Black lacquer is used to paint the exterior of the box and red lacquer to paint the interior. The box is hinged and rests on a flat bottom.
Upon completing the piece, the artist writes palekh, and his name and date in gold paint. Please view all photos as they are most of my description.
The item "Excellent in New condition A. GALKIN 2000 Palekh Russian Lacquer Box" is in sale since Thursday, September 20, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Russian". The seller is "tribalrevivalbeads" and is located in Naples, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.