Russian laquer box " Along village street " (original title), after a textbook landscape of the same name by prominent Russian artist Alexei Savrasov (1830-1897) was executed on the famous lacquer manufacture Fedoskino in 1995.
Literature: about history of fedoskino manufacture see: http://www.russianamericancompany.com/info/fedoskino.htm
Inscription: inscribed and dated " Fedoskino 1995" in Russian lower left and titled in Russian " Along the street", lower right.
Technique: lacque, oil on papier-mashe (a construction material that consists of pieces of paper, sometimes reinforced with textiles, stuck together using a wet paste (e.g., glue, starch, or wallpaper adhesive). The crafted object becomes solid when the paste dries).
Measurements: 6 3/4" x 4 3/4" x 1 7/8" (17 x 12 x 4 cm ).
Condition: in very good condition.