"Alexander Baranov", 13"H, ss4, Russian Unique Wooden Santa
This work is crafted by hand and only once: carved out of the best tilia (linden wood) species - Amour type- and painted with tempera and gouache. It is decorated all over the body with winter ladnscapes. Unique. 13"H x 6.5"W. Workshop "Skazka", Moscow, Russia.
It is called after Alexander Baranov, Kargopol merchant who later became a famous Russian explorer of Russian America, in the first place Alaska.