Once two artists, united by friendly feelings and closeness to the “World of Art” group, Leon Bakst and Valentin Serov, enjoying the view of the streets of Paris at night, decided to go to a cafe. In the farthest corner sat a woman whose portrait Bakst did not fail to draw on a napkin. She was Anna Kid, wife of the founder of the World of Art, Alexandre Benois.
One of the young artists who began his creative life as a simple son of a hairdresser. His father put up his son’s work for sale, and they were in good demand. One artist noted the talent of a young boy and invited him to the Royal Academy of Arts, where he was taught the correct smear application and compositional basics.
1891 A beautiful, integral, inspired landscape painted by an artist in oil on canvas. The nature of the landscape is the Oka River. Just in that year when the picture was painted, snow fell quite early in September. It was very unexpected for both people and nature, therefore it left a very strong emotional imprint.
Rubens, one of the most prominent representatives of Flemish painting, which, among other things, represents Baroque, is known not only for its religious and mythological paintings, but also for its magnificent portraits. This work of art is made by oil on wood, from which the picture looks especially natural and picturesque.
The picture was painted in oil on canvas in 1734. Genre - still life. The direction in painting is Rococo. Jean-Baptiste Simeon Chardin was a French artist of the 18th century. His canvases have won many awards. He painted portraits, landscapes, still lifes. For his work, he used his own style. For the image I used a constantly silver-gray shade.
Surely the great painter painted this painting under the impression of Pushkin’s book “The Captain's Daughter”. In this novel, there is just a court scene and this canvas, one can say, is a good illustration of that scene. It is probably not worth repeating the history of this Cossack revolt and recalling some important milestones in the life of Emelyan Pugachev.