Russian Dolls - popular products
Russian dolls is one of many names of the popular Russian toy and souvenir matryoshka doll. The correct name should be "nesting dolls" but there are many other names like "stacking dolls", "nested dolls", "babushka doll".
Russian dolls are made of wood and then painted with tempera or gauche paints. The ready painting usually is finished with some layer of glossy lacquer. There are some nesting dolls which are not finished with lacquer, for instance so called burnt nesting dolls when the picture is painted with hot needle or dolls painted with water colors as such painting look better and more attractive without finishing. All our Russian dolls are painted by hand and are made in Russia and delivered from Russia.