"The Snow Maiden", 8.3"H, snn12, Russian Wooden Figurine
This work is limited: it is crafted by hand: carved out of linden wood and painted with acrylic. Workshop "Russkiy Dom", Moscow, Russia.
The Snowmaiden (according to Russian folkloric tradition) is the granddaughter of Russian Santa - Grandfather Frost. She lives in the forest all the year round and protects there little animals and birds. When Christmas is approaching, Santa is picking her up and they go together and give away presents to well behaved children.