For a long time the craftsmen of the Kholui, Palekh and Mstiora artistic schools have been famed for their ingenious works of lacquer painting. In the 20th century the traditions established by the icon-painters of Old Russia were transferred to the art of lacquer painting. Modern craftsmen produce unique works of rare beauty using the artistic devices and stylistic features of Russian folk handicrafts. These articles will bring genuine pleasure to all art lovers.
- Papier-mache and lacquer; hand painted
- 5 1/8 x 2 1/2 x 1 3/8 in (13 x 6.5 x 3.6 cm)
- Weight: 0,105 kg