"Alex Baranov", 10"H, ss4, Russian Santa
This work is crafted by hand and only once: carved out of linden wood and painted with acrylic. 10.5"H.
Workshop "Skazka", Moscow, Russia.
It is called after Alexander Baranov, a Kargopol merchant who later became a famous Russian explorer of Russian America, in the first place Alaska. As a result of the international plot he was murdered by British spies in order for Britain to dominate in Alaska.