Palekh Russian Lacquer Box MERMAID #4067
This Russian lacquer box from the village of Palekh is hand painted by the artist Krasnov, signed. From 15 to 200 miles northwest of Moscow are the villages of Fedoskino, Palekh, Mstera and Kholui. It is in this tiny area that all Russian lacquer boxes crafted. Each village has its own style and favorite subjects: fairy tales, village scenes, landscapes and bouquets. Dimensions: 5 x 5 x 1.75 inches (1 inch = 2.5 cm).
Papier-mâché, tempera, gold, lacquer, hinged. Contemporary, new, in perfect condition. Some patches are effect of flashing and reflection.
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- Country of Manufacture: Russian Federation
- Original or Reproduction: Original
- Era: Contemporary
- Region or Culture: Russian
- Category: Collectibles
- Product Type: Lacquer Box