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 > Palekh > Under $500

Share |



Title: Golden Hair Girl
Artist: Mazurina Larisa
Size: 6.5x8.5x2.5
Size (inches): 2.25x3.25x1
Price : $350 SOLD!


This attractive box has been painted by the talented artist Larisa Mazurina.
It shows the Golden Hair Girl who is a main heroine of some Western and Eastern folk fairy-tales. In these folk stories she is always depicted as the most beautiful girl in the world, and many men propose her marriage. But only the best of them is worth to be her husband. He will be the bravest, the handsomest and the cleverest one. On this composition we can see one of these guys. The long hair of a Girl fall into a little river, that separate them.
The scene is framed with gold beads. The sides are decorated with beautiful gold ornamentation .
The box is constructed from paper-mache. Black lacquer covers the exterior and red lacquer covers the interior of the box. The lid isn't hinged, and the box rests on three small legs. The box is signed by the artist, dated, and titled.

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

Copyright 2003-2024
Design by