IVORY CARVING IN NORTHERN RUSSIAN
Format 25 x 24 cm
Hard cover, jacket
This refined album will acquaint the readers with the past and present of the oldest handicraft, since olden days practiced in the Northern Russia, with bone carving, with creative work of the brightest and most talented foremen, upholding the glory of such well known centers, as Arkhangelsk, Kholmogory, Tobolsk, Yakutia etc. The illustrative part of the album comprises genuine masterpieces of bone carving art, stored in museum and private collections.