Russian Miniature Books: Moscow, Arbat (5 volumes)

Russian Miniature Books: Moscow, Arbat (5 volumes)

Russian Miniature Books: Moscow, Arbat (5 volumes)

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St. Petersburg: Russian Levsha, n.d. (ca 2015). 5/8 x 7/8"; Pictorial dustjackets, decorative paper over boards, color photographs, 5 volumes in open box, in fine condition.

In 2006 the first museum of microminiature art in Russia "Russian Levsha" was founded by the International Craft Guild of Masters in Saint-Petersburg. Levsha is a hero of a Russian folktale. The story about a peasant named Levsha who was able to shoe a dancing flea nowdays is the part of russian culture and gifted artisans proudly call themselves "Levsha's". These miniatures are about the Arbat district in the historical center of Moscow. 5 volumes housed in photographic box: Modern Arbat, Arbat Culture, Residents of Arbat, The Museums of Arbat, and History of Arbat.

Publisher
Russian Levsha
Binding
Hardcover
Tags
Miniature