CZARINA FEDOSKINO RUSSIAN LACQUER BOX
Artist: Linkova. “Fedoskino” is the modern name for the Old Russian town of Danilkovo, in the Moscow Oblast, about 20 miles due North from Moscow. Fedoskino lacquer boxes and lacquer miniatures have been handmade here for over 300 years. Over this time, artists, artisans, art guilds, master craftsmen and universities perfected the Fedoskino style lacquer box. These lacquer boxes have earned worldwide recognition for their high level of workmanship, detailed painting, realism, and precision miniature and fine painting.This box is a true masterpiece that is 100% authentic and was hand painted in Russia. The main image features a czarina in traditional Russian dress.
This box is 5.5″L x 4.25″W x 1.5″H
Materials: Paper-mache, tempera paint, clear lacquer, hinge.