The nesting dolls with smaller dolls inside are called Matryoshka. The name, Matryoshka, is associated with image of healthy and portly mother with a big family. Nesting dolls are the most famous and popular souvenir everywhere. They are considered to be a phenomenon in world culture and the symbol of Russian folk art. Matryoshka were originally made for children but shortly after became a fine art. Our collection of hand painted matryoshka dolls has an incredible variety from simple dolls to collectible masterpieces and will satisfy everyone from children to serious collectors of fine art.