There are 10 dolls in the nest.The tallest doll is10 1/2', the smallest - 1' In work the artists used tempera with egg emulsion and fine polecat brushes. Very calm and bright paints including gold are used. All the drawings of this item are made by the real artist so delicate and subtle, that as a whole the doll is just breathtaking! The colors are very bold and come from a diverse palette. The artist uses gold and aluminum paint to add detail and add light to the scene. This brings out the intricacy of the work and shows the skill, and steady hand, of the artist.