Snow Princess




We are pleased to propose you beautifuly painted Kholuy lacquer  box called Snow Princess.  She is also known as Ice Princess and she is granddaughter of Santa (Father Christmass). This fairy tale personage always accompanies Santa during all Christmas holidays. Sometimes it is a small girl , sometimes a young lady.  First she appears in 1869 in story written by A. Afanasiev. The painter’s name of a box  is  Svetlana Kovaleva . it  is made of paper-mache and tempera colour painted  . The picture is done with blue and white paints .  The Ice-girl stands in a forest with different animals which surround her . She dresses gorgeous winter fur coat. The artist painted all the small details with gold paints to enhance them.  The box by itself is classicaly black coloured  and the interior is red.  It is signed at the bottom with the artist’s name, village and the title. Size: 9 x 13 x 4 cm (3.5 x 5 x 1.5 in )


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