Yury Shakov is an artist renowned for his lacquer miniatures and flawless depictions of Russian folk and fairy tales. 

Born in Baku, Azerbajian in 1937, Yury Shakov studied art in Moscow and Palekh. His artworks are owned by many private collections and by the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg.

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