This lacquer box by Nickolay Molodkin is about the "Russian Winter Fishing" from Russian tradition. The Biggest Fish Story is possible even in the old world. Excellent details and the color is very good. Size: 7.5 by 5 by 1.25 inches.
About the artist: Nikolay Molodkin of Mstera is the artist who painted this colorful box. He comes from the family of the outstanding Mstera artists. The name of his father, Vladimir Molodkin, is familiar to any lacquer miniature enthusiast. His brothers, Denis and Daniel Molodkin, are very talented and popular artists.This splendid work proves that Nikolay is as talented as his relatives, and has his peculiar painting style. Fantasy on the theme of Russian and European fairy-tales. This fantastic world attracts and fascinates us. Molodkin has perfectly combined shades of blue, brown and yellow to create a stunning atmosphere of a sunny day.
Gold paints have been used to detail the scene. The faces of the people in the painting are detailed and expressive. The composition is outlined with a gold line, and then framed by a detailed floral design painted in gold paints. Beautiful gold and aluminum ornamentation also wraps around the box sides. The box is constructed from papier-mache.
Black lacquer is used to paint the exterior of the piece while red lacquer completes the interior of the box. A hinge has been fastened along the top of the composition and the box rests on a flat bottom. If you need the item faster please select another mailing option. The item "Mystera Handpainted Russian Lacquer box RUSSIAN FISHING BY NICKOLAY MOLODKIN" is in sale since Sunday, July 16, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Russian".
The seller is "randlltd5z8f" and is located in Las Vegas, Nevada. This item can be shipped worldwide.