VINTAGE RUSSIAN FEDOSKINO W/ MOTHER-OF -PEARL LACQUER BOX "RUSSIAN FOLK DANCE". 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.
This high quality real papier-mache lacquer box was hand-made in the famous village Fedoskino by. Talented and famous artist Krylov.
This box depicted scene of Russian Folk dance. Russian dances are an integral part of Russian national culture.
The artist signature , year and "Fedoskino". Are on the lid of the box. An amazing art objec t in the form of a jewelry box, would make an excellent gift idea for the collector of miniature works. Dimension : 7.5" x 5" x 1.5 (18.75 cm x 12.5 cm x 3.75 cm) 1993.
The Box accompanied by Certificate of Authenticity. Please feel free to ask any questions. The item "VINTAGE RUSSIAN FEDOSKINO WithMOP LACQUER BOX RUSSIAN FOLK DANCE KRYLOV 1993" is in sale since Wednesday, November 29, 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.