An authentic, adorable and charming set of 12 Vintage Russian Nesting Dolls. This beautiful wooden lacquered Matryoshka are hand painted by a professional artist in a traditional Russian lacquer miniature style. Russian craftsmen had a long tradition going back to the beginning of century of creating hand painted Russian nesting dolls. Still one of the most classic of all Russian art pieces, though they were meant to be toys. Their today is the same as it was years ago.
Each of the dolls comes from the same block of wood. The artisan cuts the block of wood into two pieces. Then, the top and the bottom pieces of the wood are cut off. The process continues until there is just a small amount of wood left. The manufacturing of Russian nesting dolls then continues with the carving of each into an oval shape.
After carving them out, the pieces come to life when painted flawlessly. WARNING Choking hazard Not recommended for kids under 3 years due to small parts inside. Some light signs of age.
11 Inches Tall Largest Doll. A great gift and a cute accent for any space! The item "Full Set of 12 Babushka Dolls, Vintage Nesting Dolls, Russian Matryoshka Dolls" is in sale since Saturday, July 18, 2020. This item is in the category "Dolls, Bears\Babushka Dolls".The seller is "lithostatic" and is located in Derwent Park. This item can be shipped worldwide.