A large collection with 13 Matryoshka dolls consisting of 59 items, in various different representations.
Besides the traditional Matryoshka dolls with the image of a peasant girl in traditional Russian attire, these include Matryoshka dolls decorated as Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny, Dinosaurs and also a rare hospital series.
Matryoshka dolls have been made in Russia since circa 1890. The furniture maker Vassili Petroyevitch Zvyozdochkin and the painter Sergei Vassilyevitch Malyutin were the first ones that made Matryoshka dolls in Russia. The name comes from the Russian word”Matryona" (Матрёна) or "Matryosha".
- Nombre d’articles
- Grande collection de matriochka
- Période estimée
- Seconde moitié du XXe siècle
- Pays d’origine
- U.S.S.R. et autres pays
- Bon état - quelques usures et tâches dues à l’âge