basket help

• Palekh
• Fedoskino
• Kholui
• Mstera
• Matryoshka
• Books
• Soldiers
• Icons

• View entire collection
• Browse by Artist
• New items
• Antique
• Sale!

• Gallery of sold boxes

• Artists
• Fairytales
• Themes
• Creation of a box
• Video
• Guest Book

• Contact us

  Login Form

  Subscribe to news

VISA MasterCard

Home > Gallery > Fedoskino > Over $500

Share |



Title: Flight of Swifts
Artist: Isaev Igor( 1956-2016)
Size: 12x12x4.5
Size (inches): 4.75x4.75x1.75
Price : $2950 SOLD!


This splendid box is a creation of Fedoskino prominent artist, Igor Isaev.the box depicts the flock of swifts flying over an old Russian town. It is autumn, and the birds leave the Russian countryside to spend the cold winter in south countries. The trees are covered with bright orange foliage. Gold paint is used to make the faded orange foliage more expressive. The wooden architecture built according to the fashion of 19th century is splendidly painted here. Isaev painstakingly drawn the carved wooden ornamentation on the roofs of the houses, and detailed each wooden board the houses are built out of. As part of the scene is painted over the piece mother-of-pearl, it sparkles through the houses. On the back side of the scene we can see the newer brick or stone made houses.
Its exterior is covered with multi-colors: from dark to a creamy gray.
The box is made out of paper-mache. Its red lacquered interior is sprinkled with waved black .The lid is hinged at the top, and the box sits on a platform. The work is signed with the artist's name, the year of 2011, and the title ("Flight of Swifts") in white colors at the bottom of the composition.

Home  |  Contact us  |  Shipping information  |  About us  |  Links  |  Privacy policy  |  Return policy

Copyright 2003-2024
Design by