“Michael Kutuzov”, 17”H, s304, Russian Wooden Santa, Unique
A beautifully carved Russian Santa from solid linden displaying craftsmanship at its finest. In the front, Santa's snow-white coat and majestic hat are exquisitely detailed on an intricately dusty lavender, plum and silver background of leaves and ripe lemons wintry flowers. The colors of the coat change whimsically when you turn the Santa around. A striking sight meets your eyes - bold lilac, dark violet, and bright gold colors interweave in a complicated and rich pattern.
The Santa holds an ornate staff in one hand, and a big sack of toys in the other.
His face is chiseled to perfection, radiating kindness and good will. Signed by the renowned artist, Natalia Rasskazova, this piece is unique in its imposing stature, the complexity and balance of the work, and the fine hand carving.
Unique. The full approximate size: 17.5"H x 7"W x 6"D.
Solid linden wood,around 24 months to dry the log. Up till four months of carving and decorating.Unique.
He is named after "Michael Kutuzov", one of the most distinguished Marshals of Russian Army who defeated Napoleon troops in 1812-1815.
New price : $2,544.90(49% off)