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Fine Embroidery art by Maria Vasilyeva

Fine Embroidery art by Maria Vasilyeva

Beatrice d’Este. Fine Embroidery art by Maria Vasilyeva

Handbag made of Italian velvet, color of cranberry juice. Decorated with a portrait of Beatrice d’Este, the lawful wife of Ludovico Sforza, work of Renaissance painter Giovanni Ambrogio de Predis (c. 1455 – c. 1508), about 1490. Fine Embroidery art by Maria Vasilyeva. Maria Vasilyeva is an artist by training, but once completed courses in embroidery and work with textiles in all its forms fascinates her the most. Marina is engaged in various kinds of arts and crafts using natural knowledge and skills in the field of art. The artist works in the technique of batik, beading, felting, embroidery, knitting, tapestry, design, painting, weaving, graphics. Maria is a talented master, whose fine workmanship and artistic taste is comparable with the old masters. Maria’s creations have a soul, which she puts into each of her creation, whether it is a purse, a brooch, or a panel. Maria lives and works in the northern capital of Russia – St. Petersburg.

Elegant and stylish Velvet bag with a clasp on a chain decorated with an embroidered portrait of Queen Elizabeth by Jean Clouet

Elegant and stylish Velvet bag with a clasp on a chain decorated with an embroidered portrait of Queen Elizabeth by Jean Clouet

Deep noble color velvet and clear silky lining, as if the ancient frame of the painting by an unknown master, hiding in an antique shop away from the bustle of the city, creating his masterpiece. The exquisite embroidery, which varies from different angles, so much that the portrait of Queen Elizabeth as if comes to life, and yet it is painted with threads. In this purse everything is perfect – from the selection of materials to shred verified proportions and colors.

Purse Portrait of princess

Purse Portrait of princess

Handbag made of Italian velvet on a chain decorated with hand embroidery. Portrait is a smaller copy of the work of French painter William Adolphe Bouguereau, a portrait of Princess Cecilia in childhood.

Fine Embroidery art by Maria Vasilyeva

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