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Title: Tsarina the Traveller
Artist: Zhiryakova Galina
Size: 27x20x4.5
Size (inches): 10.5x7.75x1.75
Price : $1450 SOLD!


This attractive original composition was painted by the outstanding Palekh artist Galina Zhiryakova. Her original author works are exhibited in museums of Moscow, St.Petersburg and Kostroma. This work speaks for itself, showing the artist's talent and high professional skill.
This box is showing us a travelling Tsarina, who is sit on a big marvelous bird and they are flying over the palaces, ships and islands.
The characters are very detailed and multicolored. The artist chooses warm colors in very pastel tones to compose her artistry. An amazing dream-like effect is created. A tribute to the master!
The composition is framed with gold beading, whereas the edges of the lid are decorated with beautiful gold floral patterns highlighted with aluminum paint. There are also intricately flower and butterly composition painted gold and highlighted with alumin paint on the interior of the lid and on the box's bottom.
Black lacquer ise used to paint the exterior of the piece while the interior of the box is traditionally red. The lid is hinged from the top of the composition, and the box sits on four legs. It is signed with the artist's name, village, title and year (2017).

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