box (containers)

Box on a low pedestal base; red inside, the outside is black with a band of decoration all around: flowers in pink, green and white with a vegetal arabesque in yellow, blue, red and green; the base has a fine pattern of white dots bordering the panels. J.S. Ashrapov who painted this box was trained at Tashkent Art School. He painted his first miniature in 1983 and has worked at the Abdul Khasim Medressa since 1988.

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