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Title: The Air
Artist: Kurkina Natalie
Size: 14x7x26
Size (inches): 5.5x2.75x10.5
Price : $4195 SOLD!


This is a fresh original work of the established Palekh artist Natalya Kurkina. Entitled “The Air”, the box is decorated with the colorful images of paradise birds, multicolored bright butterflies, gorgeous flowers and mysterious long haired, white winged nymphs. The nymphs embody various powers of nature connected with water and air. A charming piece.
Natalya Kurkina was born on the 3rd of August, 1974 in the village of Palekh. She comes from the hereditary artist family; she is a daughter of Alexander Shemarov and Lyubov Shemarova. During 1989-1994 she studied in the Palekh Art School. Her teachers were N. Gribov and A. Peskov. Natalya paints her boxes on the themes of folklore and literature. Her major works are “The King of the Forest” (2002), “Kalinov Bridge” (1999), “The Sleeping Beauty” (2004), “Cinderella” (2004), “Bride” (2006), “Swineherd” (2006), “Flowers” (2006), “Spring” (2006), “Snow-White and Rose-Red” (2007).

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