Please let me know if you have any questions and I truly appreciate your interest! This box is a personal favorite and has been kept with great care. A romantic narrative poem by Aleksandr Pushkin, published in 1820 as. The mock-heroic folk epic was influenced by the style of Ariosto and Voltaire.The hero of the poem, Ruslan, is modeled on the traditional Russian epic hero. He faces many trials before rescuing his bride, Ludmila, the daughter of Grand Prince Vladimir of Kiev, who on her wedding night is kidnapped by the evil magician Chernomor. The poem flouted accepted rules and genres and was violently attacked by both of the established Russian literary schools of the day, classicism and sentimentalism. It nevertheless brought Pushkin fame, and the older poet and translator Vasily Zhukovsky. Presented his portrait to Pushkin with the inscription To the victorious pupil from the defeated master. The item "LARGE Russian Lacquer Box Palekh 1981 Ruslan and Ludmila with COA" is in sale since Wednesday, November 15, 2017.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Russian". The seller is "treasuredart" and is located in Sarasota, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.