"Karandash", Russian Unique Wooden Collectible Figure, uc17, 15"H
This wooden figurine is crafted by hand: carved out of linen wood and painted with acrylic. The best tilia specie is used for carving, which was done by one of the best master carvers of modern Russia Sergei I. The decoration and carving are fulfilled in the workshop "Skazka" ("Fairy Tale"), the best craft workshop in Moscow.
The figure is unique, no repetition. 15.31"H
It is called after the popular Russian clown Michael Rumyantsev, (1901-1983) best known in Russia as "Karandash" or "The Pencil" who was on the Russian Circus stage for more than 50 years.