Author: Orest Adamovich Kiprensky Museum: Russian Museum Year: 1809 ⇐ Click image for larger image Description of the picture: Portrait of Life hussar colonel E. V. Davydova - Orest Adamovich Kiprensky. 1809. Oil on canvas. 162x116 Orest Adamovich Kiprensky - the first Russian romantic artist. In portrait images, he embodied the aesthetics of romanticism, characteristic of the first half of the XIX century.
Author: Repin Museum: Tretyakov Gallery Year: 1880 - 1889, 1892 ⇐ Click on image to enlarge Description of the picture: The arrest of the propagandist - Ilya Repin. 1880 - 1889, 1892. Wood, oil. 384 x 546 mm. This is one of the most famous paintings of the artist. It depicts the moment of arrest of a person engaged in revolutionary propaganda.
Country: Germany City: Berlin Address: Karl-Liebknecht-StraBe 1 Business is business. In Germany, after the liquidation of the communist regime, they remained, as in Russia, nostalgic for the socialist past. This fact, as well as the desire to attract tourists from the west, formed the basis of the business of Robert Rückel and Peter Kenzelman, who, on their own initiative, preserved a part of their country's past, opening in 2006.
Year of birth: March 7, 1878 Date of death: May 28, 1927 Country: Russia Biography: The artistic talent of Boris Mikhailovich Kustodiev, the world-famous representative of Russian painting of the last century, gave us a nostalgic world, sunny and joyful, emphasizing with bright colors a sense of celebration.
Author: Nikolay Yaroshenko Museum: Tretyakov Gallery Year: 1888 ⇐ Click image for larger image Description of the picture: Life is everywhere - Nikolai Yaroshenko. 1888. Oil on canvas. 106x212 The theme of social contradictions was one of the main ones in the work of N. A. Yaroshenko (1846-1898).
Country: Ukraine City: Lviv Address: st. Stefanika, 3 The city of Lviv itself is a concentration of historical and cultural monuments. In this wonderful place there are a huge number of museums, art galleries and theaters. Among this variety there is a special gem called the "Art Gallery". Here about her, let's talk.