Nesting Doll Russian Family


4 pieces set, size 11 cm/4.3"

Family Nesting Eggs is a set of 4 pieces nested eggs which describes Russian family - grandfather, father, wife and little son. This nested eggs set is painted in Semionov traditional style.

Semionovo is a small town located near Nizniy Novgorod, this region is known by old traditions of wood crafts. Now these old tradition are still alive and carefully cherished. These nesting dolls are produced at the "Semionov rospis" ("Semionovo painting") factory that actually organized individual crafters and artists. Each nesting doll is painted manually so each of them has its own individual spirit and aura.

The eggs are made of dry and soft lime tree. The paiting is finished with glossy oil lacquer.

4 pieces set, size 11 cm/4.3"