Lace maker Galina Mamrovskaya.

Lace maker Galina Mamrovskaya, Lenin Komsomol Prize Winner.

Lace maker

Galina Mamrovskaya, Detail of the runner A Twig.

Galina Mamrovskaya, Detail of the bobbin-lace runner A Twig in linen and thick cotton threads. 1977 Reserve of the Snezhinka Association, Vologda.

Detail of the runner A Twig.

Tatyana Rukhova, Detail of towel.

Tatyana Rukhova, Detail of a bobbin-lace towel in linen am thick cotton threads, 1976, Reserve of the Snezhinka Association, Vologda.

Detail of  towel.

Yelena Berdega, Detail of a towel showing cockerels.

Yelena Berdega, Detail of a linen towel showing cockerels Reserve of the Snezhinka Association, Vologda.

Detail of a towel showing cockerels.

Angelina Rakcheeva, Presentation piece A Snowflake.

Angelina Rakcheeva, Bobbin-lace presentation piece A Snowflake in linen thread, 1977, Diam. 17, Reserve of the Snezhinka Association,Vologda.

Presentation piece A Snowflake.

Angelina Rakcheeva, Detail of the bobbin-lace panel A Merry Village

Angelina Rakcheeva, Detail of the bobbin-lace panel A Merry Village in cotton thread, 1975, Rosizopropaganda Republican Centre, Russian Federation Ministry of Culture.

Detail of the bobbin-lace panel A Merry Village

Lace maker A. Rakcheeva.

Lace maker Angelina Rakcheeva.

 Angelina Rakcheeva.

Varara Sibirtseva, Bobbin-lace curtain The Northern Rus.

Varara Sibirtseva, Bobbin-lace curtain The Northern Rus in linen and cotton threads, 1973, 300×250, Rosizopropaganda Republican Centre, Russian Federation Ministry of Culture.

The Northern Rus

Elsa Humala, Bobbin-lace presentation piece, A Butterfly.

Elsa Humala, Bobbin-lace presentation piece, A Butterfly in cotton thread, 1979, 10×15, Reserve of the Snezhinka Association, Vologda.

Elsa Humala

Elsa Humala, Bobbin-lace serviette A Snowflake

Elsa Humala, Bobbin-lace serviette A Snowflake in cotton thread, 1977, Diam. 17, Reserve of the Snezhinka Association, Vologda.

Bobbin-lace serviette A Snowflake

Vologda lace maker Elsa Humala.

Vologda lace maker Elsa Humala, Russian Federation Repin Prize Winner.

Elsa Humala,

Elisa Humala, Detail of the blouse Evening

Elisa Humala, Detail of the bobbin-lace blouse Evening, in cotton and alunite threads, 1980, Reserve of the Snezhinka Association, Vologda.

Detail of the blouse Evening

Galina Morozova, Round presentation pieces Matrioshkas.

Galina Morozova, Round presentation pieces Matrioshkas in cotton thread, 1966, Diam. 18, Reserve of the Snezhinka Association, Vologda.

Round presentation pieces Matrioshkas.

Elisa Humala, Detail of a kerchief.

Elisa Humala, Detail of a bobbin-lace kerchief in cotton thread, 1980, Reserve of the Snezhinka Association, Vologda.

Detail of a kerchief.

Vologda lace maker Victoria Yelfina, Honoured Artist of the Russian Federa­tion.

Vologda lace maker Victoria Yelfina, Honoured Artist of the Russian Federa­tion, Russian Federation Repin Prize Winner.

Honoured Artist of the Russian Federa­tion

Victoria Yelfina, Panel Autumn.

Victoria Yelfina, Bobbin-lace panel Autumn in linen and thick cotton threads, 1979, 36×26, Reserve of the Snezhinka Association, Vologda.

Panel Autumn.

Victoria Yelfina, Bobbin-lace panel Summer.

Victoria Yelfina, Bobbin-lace panel Summer in linen and thick cotton threads, 1979, 36×26,Reserve of the Snezhinka Association, Vologda.

panel Summer

Nadezhda Smirnova, Detail of a bobbin-lace serviette showing a zoomorphic design

Nadezhda Smirnova, Detail of a bobbin-lace serviette showing a zoomorphic design, in linen and unbleached cotton threads, 1971, Reserve of the Snezhinka Association, Vologda.

Detail of a bobbin-lace serviette showing a zoomorphic design

Victoria Yelfina, Panel Winter

Victoria Yelfina, Bobbin-lace panel Winter in linen and thick cotton threads, 1979, 36×26,Reserve of the Snezhinka Association, Vologda.

panel Winter

Eldest Vologda lace maker Nina Vasilyeva.

Eldest Vologda lace maker Nina Vasilyeva, Hero of Socialist Labour.

Eldest Vologda lace maker Nina Vasilyeva

Making bobbin lace.

Making bobbin lace.

bobbin lace

Varvara Sibirtseva, Detail of the curtain The Northern Rus.

Varvara Sibirtseva, Detail of the bobbin-lace curtain The Northern Rus, in cotton thread, 1973.

Detail of the curtain The Northern Rus