"Russian Snow Maiden", 12"H, snn17, Russian Wooden Figurine
This work is crafted by hand: carved out of linden wood and painted with acrylic. Limited of 5. Workshop "Russkiy Dom". Moscow.
The Snow Maiden is a fictitious fairytale character, the granddaughter of Russian Santa GrandFather Frost. She lives in the forest and protects little animals and birds against evil dark forces of the winter forest. When the Christmas time comes, Grandfather Frost picks her up and they both go and give away Christmas presents to well behaved children.