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French painting

Self-Portrait, Paul Gauguin, 1893

Author: Paul Gauguin Museum: Museum d'Orsay Year: 1893 ⇐ Click on image to enlarge Description of the picture: Self-portrait - Paul Gauguin. 1893. Rough oil on canvas. 46 x 38 cm A self-portrait of Gauguin in a hat was begun at the end of the first Tahitian period, and finished in Paris. Connoisseurs of creativity Gauguin immediately attract the attention of not the artist himself, but the background on which he captured himself.
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Russian painting

Composition VII, Vasily Vasilyevich Kandinsky, 1913

Author: Vasily Kandinsky Museum: Tretyakov Gallery Year: 1913 ⇐ Click on image to enlarge Description of the picture: Composition VII - Vasily Kandinsky. 1913. Oil on canvas 200x300 cm. In addition to the detailed theoretical substantiations of his work, Kandinsky left more than 30 sketches, which demonstrate how carefully the preparatory process for writing Composition VII went.
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French painting

Love Song, Antoine Watteau

Author: Antoine Watteau Museum: National Gallery (London) Year: 1715-1718 Click on image to enlarge Description of the picture: Love song - Jean Antoine Watteau. 1715-1718. Canvas, oil. 50,8x59,7 Jean Antoine Watteau (1684-1721) - French painter, founder of the Rococo style. From 1712, Watteau became a visitor to the Academy of Painting and Sculpture, founded in Paris in 1648, but for a long time did not belong to it.
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