Russian Fairytales - Baba Yaga, Koschey Bessmertny - Matroushka Dolls
available exclusively at Russian Treasure store.
Model - [M5GavrTales]
Number of dolls: 5
Artist: Andrey and Zhanna Gavrilenko
School: Obramtsevo (Vasnetsov and Lubok style)
These exclusive Matroushka Dolls were painted by famous Russian artists Andery and Zhanna Gavrilenko, well established artistic couple. They’re famous for the Matroushka Dolls painted in exclusive and distinguished Lubok style, also called as “folk picture, popular print, and broadside style”.
This Matroushka Dolls set is actually quite unique. It’s painted in combination of styles – Lubok and Vasnetsov, name after Victor Vasnetsov. He was a famous classical Russian painter famous for establishing a signature style of illustrating Russian fairy tales.
The works of Andrey and Zhanna could be found represented on numerous world-famous exhibitions, and in private collections worldwide. The Matroushka Dolls of Gavrilenko Andrey are illustrated in popular book “Matryoshka. Russian Souvenir”, which features only highly-skilled and worthy artist.