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Description of the painting by Igor Grabar "Rowan"

The theme of nature has always excited creative people in Russia. Therefore, endless expanses were extolled, artists glorified beautiful centuries-old trees, which are an image of power and worship for residents. One of such artists of the twentieth century - I.E. Grabar, decided to capture in his works the trees known to everyone that cannot leave anyone indifferent.
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Description of the painting by Mikhail Nesterov "Silence"

1903 - the year of writing “Silence”. The year when Nesterov, for a long time looking for inspiration and images for a new picture, which was to be called "Holy Russia", finally found what he was looking for. His find turned out to be a small monastery in the Siberian wilderness - the Solovetsky Monastery. Life in it was simple and often difficult - to devote all day to services would not even work out for a big holiday.
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Description of the painting Isaac Levitan "Golden Autumn"

In the Tretyakov Gallery there are two paintings by Levitan “Golden Autumn” - the 95th and 96th years. The artist lived these years near the ancient village of Ostrovno (mentioned even in the annals of the end of the Horde yoke) near Vyshny Volochyok, in the Tver region (two even more ancient cities). For some reason, the earlier work, 1895, is considered to be the best of the two paintings, " Fall".
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