Masaccio painted a picture 1 year before his death (in total, the Italian lived 27 years). Contemporaries called him a genius of his era and believed that he was trained by the famous artist Mazolino, who lived and worked in Florence at the time of the artist's maturity. The picture “Expulsion from Paradise” impresses with its skillfully transmitted space and plane.
The painting was painted in oil on canvas in 1875. Genre in painting: historical. Polenov painted a picture at a young age. His paintings are valued not only in our country, but also in Europe. The canvas depicts the arrest of Countess d'Etremont. The picture is filled with the tragedy of those cruel and bloodthirsty times. Polenov protests injustice and violence against people.
Many of us know that Karelia is famous for its pristine nature, almost untouched by civilization. It seems that this place is timeless. Time flies, but practically nothing changes here. Meshkov depicts autumn. We see her golden age. The painter chose a day when there is no rain, but the sun decided not to please us with the last warm rays.
The picture of Isaac Levitan's “Evening” is a rather early work of his. The painting has a rather sad appearance, having underneath the moral background of the period from the life of Levitan, when, in early youth, fate turned out to be an orphan. This will fully reflect on the colors and colors of both this and other paintings written after .
Somov is a Russian artist of the late 19th century who preferred portraits and landscapes. He usually worked in the Art Nouveau style, which is characterized by attention to detail, the absence of sharp straight lines in favor of naturalness and smoothness, and the desire to bring art to all spheres of human life thus mutually ennobling them.
This is one of the next commissioned portraits of Rubens. But he is very unusual for us now, and then it was quite fashionable to depict a nobleman, for example, on a horse. It is enough to recall the equestrian portraits of Peter the Great or Catherine the Great. Here before us is the Duke of Lerma. And it was not for nothing that I remembered the Russian representatives of the monarchical family.