Firebird lacquer box fairy tale fire-bird hand-painted decorative art
Firebird lacquer box
• Entirely handmade
• Handcrafted and shaped from papier-mache
• Cloaked in rich smooth black lacquer outside and red inside
• Thoroughly dried after each coat (up to 10 coats before painting starts)
• Hand-painted with freshly made egg tempera
• Embellished with patterns made from gold leaf
• Artfully detailed with gold accents within the miniature
• Many times covered with a clear glossy lacquer finish
• Polished by hand to the smooth and even condition
• Lift-off lid
• Certificate inside
• Signed by artist
Dimensions: 4.7 x 3.5 x 1.4 inches or (12 x 9 x 3.5 cm).
The sign in gold below the miniature painting: Kholui, Ivanushka, and artist’s name.
Ivanushka is the name of the hero, which is being the affectionate diminutive of Ivan.
To keep it clean and beautiful:
Wipe with a soft microfiber cloth.