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This baby is created in 100 % classical style and shows the image of the woman living in the Russian village today.
Russian nesting doll from Sergiev Posad with the chicken. Wood, Tempera, No lacquer. The original Sergiev-Posad style of painting. Height 10 cm
In the nineties of XIX-th century A.Mamontova has brought to the Moscow toy workshop "Children's education" from Japan a figure of the good-natured bald old man - the wise man Fukurum. It was made as the small figures nested one in another.
In due time the Russian nesting dolls turned Sergiev Posad into the «toy capital». It happened before the revolution, but even today the skilled craftsmen can please us with the skillfully made toys. The known factory of toys produces the classical Zagorsk Russian nesting dolls, besides, there are a lot of the masters working in the city.