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The Tale Of Golden Cockerel by V. Molodkin

The Tale Of Golden Cockerel by V. Molodkin
The Tale Of Golden Cockerel by V. Molodkin
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Price: $9,900.00


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Product Description


Title: "The Golden Cockerel"
Artist: Molodkin V. N.
Village: M'stera
Size: 10" x 7.5" x 8.5"

This incredibly rare and beautiful Russian lacquered box "The Tale Of Golden Cockerel" was painted by Molodkin V. N. in  the village of Mstera.
The five beautifuly painted sides of this very large box depict scenes from the beloved story by Alexander Pushkin.
V. N. Molodkin is considered one of the most famous artists of the village M'stera. He is considered by many a master artist when it comes to Russian miniature lacquer boxes. Molodkin's style is unique and easily recognizable. Molodkin typically paints flat boxes, however, this one is in the style of a large chest and is painted all around on all sides on beautifull gold leaf. Getting another Molodkin box this size is very unlikely and this makes the box very collectible.The detail of the paintings on each side of the box is amazing, and the golden floral ornaments around each miniatureare incredibly intricate.
The box is henged from the top and signed on the side of the lid.
This lacquer chest is truluy a museum quality piece and will make a stunning addition to your collection.