War of 1812 (Napoleonic War) Line Infantry Drummer (Барабанщик линейной пехоты (Наполеоновская война). Initialed by the artist in Russian, "Bogorodskoye" in Russian, "Russia" in English, and the date 1999. 3 nest, 3⅝" x 1⅞". About fine condition. 1 only.
Bogorodsk is not known as a center of matryoshka dolls, but is known for its carvers. We think the artist, who painted this set, lived in Bogorodsk.