All about the people, art and literature from Russian history.
Vladimir Makovsky, Dinner-Farmer’s Market in Moscow (1875).
Mikhail Vrubel, Demon Seated in Garden (1890).
Isaac Levitan, Autumn day Sokolniki (1879).
Illarion Pryanishnikov - Before the Wedding, Waiting for the Best Man, 1880’s
Isaac Levitan, Water Lillies (1895).
Orest Kiprensky (1782-1836), self portrait.
Konstantin Makovsky, False Dmitry’s Agents Murdering Feodor Godunov and his Mother (1862).
Ilya Repin, Reply of the Zaporozhian Cossacks (1891). Alexander III paid 35,000 rubles for the artwork; the greatest sum ever paid for a Russian painting at the time.
Ivan Aivazovsky, Brig Mercury Attacked by Turkish Ships (1892).
Konstantin Makovsky, Turk (1839-1915).
Konstantin Makovsky, The transfer of the sacred carpet from Mecca to Cairo (1876).
Konstantin Makovsky, The Handing Over of the Sacred Carpet in Cairo (1876).
Vladimir Makovsky, A Musical Evening (1906).
Konstantin Makovsky, Cup of Honey (1890).