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Family from Zagorsk Matryoshka Art Doll

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  • Opened up
  • Happy Family from Zagorsk
  • Closeup of cat
  • Back of first doll
  • Backs of doll
  • 3rd, 4th and 5th dolls
  • 6th, 7th and 8th dolls
  • Backs of 3rd, 4th and 5th dolls

 Family from Zagorsk (Семья из Загорска) Art Doll. A pair of artists, one a painter, and the other the lather, both from Zagorsk (what is now Sergiev Posad) introduce their family doll with brightly dressed and bewhiskered turn-of-the-century fellow in a black cap and a talented cat playing a balalaika! The detail on this first doll is extraordinary. His wife is painted with a colorful cockerel. The first of several children - a son - holds a spoon and glass next to two bottles from which he derives a concoction, a daughter poses with an anxious pig, a fellow playing a bayan follows next, a horn player, a daughter with an apple (presumably for the pig) and finally a tiny barefooted baby. A wonderful set of fully painted characters step out from this set painted in Zagorsk around 1990. The paper label, in Russian, inserted by the artists credit them with their work. Boldly signed in yellow by the painter on the bottom of the first doll. 8 nest, 9" down to 1". Fine condition. 1 only.

SKU: FM-249
RRP: $220.00
$165.00 (You save $55.00)
Condition:
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