They are all mostly painted with tempera and richly decorated with golden leaf. The dolls are covered with 4-6 layers of lacquer.(Height) The tallest Matryoshka -40cm (15,7inch), the smallest- 0,5 cm (0,19in). Presented Matryoshka has theme paintings based on one of the most popular Russian Folk fairytales The Frog Princess. Once upon a time there lived a tsar with three sons. As it was time for them to get married, the tsar told them to make a bow and to shoot an arrow, and the woman who brings your arrow back will become your bride.
The two elder brothers got nice brides, but the youngest prince found his arrow in a frogs teeth. The young prince was ashamed of his froggy bride, until she was magically turned into a beautiful princess.
The item "Russian nesting dolls, Matryoshka, 25-pieces set, fairytale, handmade" is in sale since Monday, February 3, 2020. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\By Type\Nesting". The seller is "spb-souvenirs" and is located in St. This item can be shipped worldwide.