Talented Russian artist from the village of Fedoskino has painted this fantastic composition of a magical girls who represents day and night. His hand painted masterpiece is for collectors who appreciate quality lacquer boxes and authentic Russian folk art. The box is hand made of papier-mâché, several layers of clear lacquer protect the painting.
Signed by the artist and made in the village of Fedoskino. Dimensions: 6" x 4.5" x 1.25. Note:- Specs of white, and reflections on box, are due to lacquer. Box has no discoloration in paint.The village of Fedoskino located 40 km north of Moscow, on the banks of the Ucha River, is Russias oldest center of lacquer miniature art. The secrets of making and painting papier-mache lacquer boxes have been passed from one generation to another for 200 years. Are relatively easy to distinguish from other three styles of lacquer miniature.
Rtists from Fedoskino use a more realistic style of painting than the other villages. Subjects range from folklore and fairy tales to everyday events of simple village life; from beautiful Russian landscapes and distinctive architecture to the rich history of Russian people. Fedoskinos lacquer boxes can be recognized by the use of oil paint over silver, gold leaf or inlayed mother-of-pearl. This unique technique of translucent painting.
Creates the effect of a shimmering glow and brings depth to the scene in a box. We are proud to present our collection of authentic Russian Lacquer Boxes.This is an unique and one of the kind box. Would like see more from my collection...... All time estimates are based upon orders placed within the continental United States. International orders will roughly be delievered within 6-24 days. E do not devalue items or mark them as gifts.
And International Government Regulations prohibit this behavior. Please feel free to ask any questions. The item "DAY and NIGHT Russian Hand Painted Fedoskino LACQUER BOX Museum quality" is in sale since Saturday, December 19, 2015.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Russian". The seller is "12victoriacollection" and is located in Chatsworth, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.