This book called "Russian Lacquer Painting-the 21st Century" was published by the "Interbook Business" Publishing House in 2006. The introductory article was written by Ludmila Pirogova, the lacquer miniature department chief of the All-Russia Museum of Decorative Applied and Folk Arts. This article, translated into English, is about modern Russian lacquer miniature art and creativity of leading contemporary lacquer miniature artists from all Russian lacquer miniature centers. The article is followed by the splendid photos of gorgeous boxes mentioned by Ludmila Pirogova. You have an opportunity to see the masterpieces of modern Russian lacquer miniature art created by such well-known artists as P. Anokhin, Ye. Tselikov, Denis Molodkin, S. Kozlov, A. Kamanina, V. Smolenskaya, Yu. Petrov, A. Korchagin, Yu. Zhegalov, S. Rogatov, S. Dmitriev and many, many others. We are proud that some of these boxes were displayed on our website! The book also includes the biographies of all lacquer miniaturists whose works it displays and short descriptions of these works.
The book is meant for a wide range of readers, especially for admirers and collectors of the objects of decorative-applied arts, for fans of specific talents of well-known or young masters of lacquer miniature, for professional artists, for students of art schools and higher educational establishments.
In English. Number of pages - 192.