Ancient Dish of century. Hand-painted in the style of Russian Art Nouveau. Dish with the effect of craquelure, on the back side of the dish is an old patina. Traditional Russian wood painting by Albina Ustyugova
Alkonost - in Russian folklore a creature with the body of a bird and the head of a beautiful woman. Alkonost make a sound so beautiful you forget everything and want nothing ever again. They live in the underworld with their counterpart, sirens.