"Geisha", Russian Nesting Doll, n493, 7"
Geisha of Japan, 7", 5 nests. Art. Petrunev, Moscow, Russia. This is a very unusual set, painted by hand on the basis of the Japanese postcards with the images of Geishas who are traditional entertainers acting as hostesses. Their skills include performing various arts such as classical music, dance, games and conversations. They mostly entertain male audiences.