St Petersburg lacquer box hand painted Church on Spilled Blood box Kholui Art
St Petersburg lacquer box Church on Spilled Blood
• 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 leaf within the picture and for patterns on the lid and borders
• 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: L 4" x H 3.5" x W 1" (10.5 x 8 x 2.6 cm).
The inscription in gold below the miniature painting: Spilled Blood Church, St Petersburg, Kholui, artist's name,
To keep it clean and beautiful:
Wipe with a soft microfiber cloth.
Do not use solvents or abrasive cleaners.
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