NEW Unique Very Beautiful High Quality hand-painted Fedoskino Russian Lacquer Box "Ocean". Made from Sea Shell and paper-mashe, hand-painted, lacquer finished, signed by artist. Size : 6 - 4 1/2 - 3 in. Are well known all over the world. The main schools of Russian lacquer miniatures is a unique branch of world applied art.
There are four villages located not far from Moscow, which create Russian Lacquer Miniatures. The schools of these art (named by villages) are PALEKH, MYSTERA, KHOLUI and FEDOSKINO. Each village has its own style and favorite subjects: Fairy Tales, Village scenes, Landscapes and Bouquets. Every box is individual in its execution. Each box requires incredible amount of work.
Characterized by vibrant colors with several applications of genuine gold paint, Palekh's painters are known for painting scenes from old Russian fairytales and poems, usually on black background. The only artists to use oil paints, Fedoskino painters are also known for incorporating mother of pearl and gold inlays into their work.They specialize in portraying scenes of Russian village life, the countryside and architecture. Known for their use of muted and subtle shades of color, Mystera artists use pale blue, burgundy and pastel colors in their background scenes and use gold only to intricate decorative borders around their scenes. Influenced by the revolution and characterized by a bold style of painting, Kholui artists are less concerned with experimenting with color and innovative ways to portray traditional subject matter. The item "Unique High Quality Fedoskino Russian Lacquer Box Ocean" is in sale since Saturday, May 4, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Russian". The seller is "mwcustomjewelry" and is located in Dayton, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Viet nam, Uruguay, Canada.