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"Forest in hoarfrost", Alexey Kondratievich Savrasov - description of the painting

Forest in hoarfrost - Alexei Kondratievich Savrasov. 109 x 80 cmPicture "Forest in hoarfrost" was painted in the 1890s. It seemed that everyone had forgotten about Savrasov: during his lifetime he was considered dead in the Kondakov reference book. Naturally, gloomy motifs are visible in the works of that time. Despite everything, the author’s talent remained as powerful as it was in its heyday.
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“Reading the provision of February 19, 1861”, Myasoedov - description of the painting

Reading the provision February 19, 1861 - Grigory Grigorievich Myasoedov. 138.2 x 209 cm The outstanding Russian artist Myasoedov Grigory Grigoryevich is known not only as a painter, but also as the founder, leader and participant of the society of artists of traveling exhibitions. Their work was fueled by populist ideas, they carried the culture to the masses, organizing art exhibitions.
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“Clear Autumn Evening”, Igor Emmanuilovich Grabar - description of the painting

A clear autumn evening - Igor Emmanuilovich Grabar. 98 x 140.5 cm The painting depicts a bright autumn landscape. Fields, plains, trees, a small forest are clearly visible from the hill. The brush master idolized Russian nature and dedicated his best themes to it. In the picture is the middle of October after the “Indian summer”. Leaves on trees of yellow, orange and crimson colors.
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The Last Supper, Tintoretto - description of the painting

The Last Supper - Tintoretto. 365 x 568 cm This gigantic painting was specially painted for the church of San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice, where she spent her whole life delighting and amazing visitors. It is rightfully considered the crown of the master’s creativity, his greatest achievement in painting. Everything is striking in the canvas - both its size and the complexity of the composition.
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