Since childhood, Wassily Kandinsky had a talent for seeing the world in a special way. Despite the fact that he studied to be a lawyer, received the title of associate professor, received the right to teach, Vasily makes a strong-willed decision and becomes an artist. The turning point in the life of the future artist […]
Arkhip Kuindzhi spent the summer of 1872 on the island of Valaam. Deeply impressed by the beautiful nature of the island and lake, a year later he painted the painting “Lake Ladoga”. The landscape illustrates well the changes in the artist’s life: on the one hand, the realism of the image shows the author’s desire […]
Year of painting: 1970. Painting dimensions: no data. Material: no data. Writing technique: no data. Genre: mythological painting. Style: symbolism. Gallery: no data.
Claude Monet, the most famous representative of French impressionism, painted the canvas “Impression. Sunrise “in 1872. The exposure of this painting and the subsequent negative criticism of it gave the name to a whole trend in art. It all started with an exhibition in 1874 “Salon of the Outcast”. This exhibition featured works by artists […]
Year of painting: 1889. Dimensions of the painting: 43.5 x 30 cm. Material: cardboard. Writing technique: pencil, watercolor. Genre: allegory. Style: modern. Gallery: Austrian Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna, Austria.
Year of painting: 1819. Painting dimensions: no data. Material: canvas. Writing technique: oil. Genre: landscape. Style: romanticism. Gallery: Courtsy National Gallery, London, UK.