Swan Lake ballet lacquer box unique hand-painted art gift
Swan Lake ballet lacquer box
• Entirely handmade
• Handcrafted 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 a 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
The inscription in gold below the painting: Swan Lake, Mariinsky theater, St Petersburg, Kholui, artist's name
Dimensions: L 5.5" x H 3.9" x W 1.2" (14 x 10 x 3 cm).
To keep it clean and beautiful:
Wipe with a soft microfiber cloth.
Do not use solvents or abrasive cleaners.
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