Nesting Doll Tale Turnip is painted on motives of Russian folk tale "Turnip" - you can read this tale at our "Russian Folk Tales" section. In short the story is as following. Old man planted the turnip. The turnip grew and grew, in the end it grown up so large that the old man could not pick it out. He called his wife, then granddaughter, then dog, then cat and they could not pick the turnip out. Only with help of little mouse they managed to do the job.
The nesting doll is painted with bright tempera paints and finished with some layers of glossy lacquer.
6 pieces set, size 17,5 cm/7"