RUSSIAN FEDOSKINO PAPIER-MACHE LACQUER BOX "HORSES GRAZING IN A MEADOW ". Artists from Fedoskino, the birthplace of Russian lacquer miniatures, use a more realistic style of painting than the other villages. They also use oil paints for their drawings instead of the egg-based temperas.
Three to four layers of the oil paints, along with seven coats of lacquer , are applied to each box before it is completed. This layering brings out a radiant quality in the colors seem to emanate from within.
The box hand painted famous Russian artist V. The artist signature and the year at the very edge near the bottom Also inscribed in Cyrillic "Fedoskino".
An amazing art object in the form of a jewelry box, would make an excellent gift idea for the collector of miniature works. Dimension : 6" x 2.5" x 1 (15 cm x 6.5 cm x 2.5 cm) 2005. The Box accompanied by Certificate of Authenticity.Please take a moment to view some of my other listings. Please feel free to ask any questions. The item "RUSSIAN FEDOSKINO PAPIER-MACHE LACQUER BOX HORSES GRAZING IN A MEADOW SIGN" is in sale since Sunday, August 27, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Russian". The seller is "russianwonderland" and is located in Bellevue, Washington. This item can be shipped worldwide.