An unusual bright art work with the depiction of Saint-Petersburg. Artists of the Kholui school often paint cityscapes, architectural monuments and attractions. This amazing box has the depictions of the Neva River and Rostral Columns.The box is painted with egg tempera and cherry resin for perfect gloss. The recipe of mixing the paints came to us from the old times. All the stages of creation are hand made and keep a piece of Russian soul.Kholui is the youngest center of lacquer miniature painting. The artists depict various subjects from fairy-tales to literary works. Size: 17cm long, 8,5cm wide, 3,5cm high.