«Scarlet flower» Boris Shavyrin, papier-mâché, oil, Fedoskino
Art works made by Boris Shavyrin are real pearls of our collection. His lacquer boxes are recognizable and impressive. Each his miniature looks like real art on canvas.The process of making is not easy and takes a lot of time and skills of the artist. The miniature is made using one hair brush and lens. Shining through the transparent layers of glaze paints, such linings give the image a special depth and glow effect. This method is typical for Fedoskino school.The boxes made by Shavyrin are popular not only in Russia but abroad as well.Size: 14,5cm long, 11 wide, 3,5cm high.