Russian Folk Riddles

Artwork Description

This is a book of Russian folk riddles. Every riddle is illustrated by two images that work like a double illustration with a flapper. This flapper hides the answer to the riddle.

The Apple On a Plate (Sun)

The Knight With the Spurs (Rooster)

The Two Roads (Trousers)

The Girl in Prison (Carrot)

The House, The Windows, The Owners and the Thieves (Water, Fishing Net, Fishes and Fishermen)

Zina Surova

Female Russia 1982

City of birth Sebastopol

Now lives & works in Sergiev Posad

Techniques used Paper, soft black pencil, digital colouring

Published/Unpublished Not published