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Item #0000101669

Portrait of Boyarina (c.2009)

from Fedoskino by Svyatchenkov
Dimensions:
4.50" x 3.25" x 0.75"(11.43 x 8.26 x 1.91 cm)

Gallery Price: $ 595.00
Internet Price: $ 525.00
None currently available
In this portrait by Fedoskino artist Svyatchenkov, a confident well-to-do Boyarina seems to be thinking about something interesting. (And she is looking directly at you,right?!) Svyatchenkov did this lovely traditional work with a high degree of precision and a soft color palette. The gold in her handsome kokoshink and in parts of her clothing is rather muted and does not interfere with an appreciation of the artwork, including her pretty facial features and eyes. A more radiant gold line ornament frames the drawing. The sides and the bottom are a mixture of black and silver, with a trace of gold, too. The inside is traditional red. The box is made out of high quality papier mache and has a hinge at the left. Signed at the bottom with the name of the artist and village.

Lacquerbox Condition Ratings

Surface Condition (exterior) Surface Condition (interior/bottom) Box Materials and Soundness Hinge and Lid Placement Signature Total Rating Mother-of-pearl Condition
9.59.510.010.010.049N/A

(Each category rated 1-10. For low scores, look for explanation in the description of box. In general, any total rating over 40 is excellent. For more information on rating system, click here.)

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