"Alexei Arakcheyev", Russian Wooden Santa, s59, 12"H, Unique
This figurine is handcrafted in Russian city of Sergiyev Posad: carved out of linden wood and painted with acrylic in white color. A very eye catching work! 12"H. Artist Svetlana Keregud decorated six Santas like this with different winter scenes all around the body.
Aleksey Arakcheyev was a Russian general and influential statesman, very close to the Russian Czar Alexander the First.