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Humpbacked Pony Fairytale - Russian Matryoshka Nesting Dolls

Humpbacked Pony Fairytale - Russian Matryoshka Nesting Dolls
Humpbacked Pony Fairytale - Russian Matryoshka Nesting Dolls Humpbacked Pony Fairytale - Russian Matryoshka Nesting Dolls Humpbacked Pony Fairytale - Russian Matryoshka Nesting Dolls Humpbacked Pony Fairytale - Russian Matryoshka Nesting Dolls
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Humpbacked Pony Fairytale - Russian Matryoshka Nesting Dolls
available exclusively at Russian Treasure store.
Model - [M7FedFirb]

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Number of dolls: 7
Artist: Fedotova
School: Simbirsk
Size: 8’’

What else can be more exciting and fascinating than a fairytale? Probably, only Matryoshka doll with its illustrations.

These Russian Matryoshka Nesting Dolls illustrate the fairy-story of a Little Humpbacked Pony. The Russian folk tale about the Little Humpbacked Horse is well-known all around the world now and has few variations, but each one has the same storyline.

The best known version, depicted on the Russian Matryoshka Nesting Dolls, was written in the first half of the 19th century by Russian famous poet Peter Yershov, who had adopted Siberian folk tale and rewritten it into a gorgeous poem, called “A Little Humpbacked Pony” (“Konek-Gorbunok”).

Nowadays the story, shown on the Russian Matryoshka Nesting Dolls it still very popular and is beloved not only by children, but also by numerous adults.

This magical work of museum quality art was painted with great love and tenderness by outstanding Russian Matryoshka Nesting Dolls artist. The Matryoshka Nesting Dolls set depicts the story of friendship between Ivan, the youngest son of a farmer, and a fantastic creature - a Little Humpbacked Horse. This magical creature is featured on Russian Matryoshka Nesting Dolls with long ears and erect crest. On one Russian Matryoshka Nesting Doll you can see Little Humpbacked Horse to be saddled by Ivan, this is made to underline an enormous strength of the Little Humpbacked Horse. Being a good friend the Little Humpbacked Horse helped Ivan to solve his problems.

Though Ivan wanted to get just a feather of a Firebird that would bring him good luck, he instead got the Firebird itself and a beautiful princess. According to the Russian legend, the Firebird is shown with golden shining feathers on Russian Matryoshka Nesting Dolls. Beautiful Elena with beautiful sky-blue kind eyes is featured on every Russian Matryoshka Nesting Doll. She wears kokoshnik of unbelievable beauty and traditional flowered navy blue kerchief.

This magical story was illustrated with the watercolor, tempera, and gouache paintings on Russian Matryoshka Nesting Dolls. As all our Matryoshka Nesting Dolls, this one is designed and hand-painted in the heart Russia and then imported to us.

This Russian Matryoshka Nesting Dolls set is a perfect gift idea for the person you love and appreciate, for the person of taste.