Doll with a Cat Nesting Never-Fall Doll
|Material||gouache, lacquer, wood|
|Height||5.3'' (13.5 cm)|
|Picture / color||hand-painted|
Never-fall doll (often also called roly-poly and tumbler) is an old favorite Russian toy, popular for over two centuries. Due to the weight attached to the bottom inside the doll, it quickly rolls from any position to the upright position which is very fascinating and amusing for children. Matryoshka is a symbol of female kindness and generosity, it is everyone's favorite Russian souvenir.
The charming Matryoshka which was hand-painted on the doll using lacquer and gouache will become a good friend to a child and lift his / her spirit and will make a nice souvenir for an adult reminding of carefree and cheerful childhood.