Nastenka was left in a frosty forest all alone in the middle of winter as her wicked stepmother wished. But she met kind old man Morozko and her life had changed forever. The scene is based on the Russian folk tale of "Morozko." This stunning miniature lacquer box was hand painted in Palekh style and it is signed by the artist Smirnova.
This box is 5.25"L x 4.0"W x 1.75"H
Materials: Paper-mache, tempera paint, lacquer, hinge.
Hand painted in Russia.