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Description of the painting by Ivan Kramskoy "Woodland"

The canvas was created in 1874 in oil on canvas. This is a very famous painting by Kramskoy. She entered the collection of paintings of the State Tretyakov Gallery. She was also called the "Man with a club in the forest." There was another name associated with the shot through the hat of a woodland man. This type of painting began to be used in our country in the 1870s.
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Description of the painting by Ivan Shishkin “Oaks in old Peterhof”

Shishkin Ivan Ivanovich always admired the expanses of Russian land. He painted landscapes and conveyed through them his attitude to nature and its endless beauties. It is this artist who takes first place among the most powerful and talented landscape painters in Russia. The author perfectly understands plant forms and conveys their natural details.
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Description of the painting by Salvador Dali "The Philosopher, Illuminated by the Moon and the Defective Sun"

The painting "The Philosopher, Illuminated by the Moon and the Defective Sun" was painted in oil on canvas in 1939. The paintings of Salvador Dali 1938-1949 belong to the period of his life and work, called the "American Dream". During these years, the author stayed in America, together with his wife Gala, who, having divorced her previous husband in 1934, was finally able to become Dali's wife.
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Description of the painting by Salvador Dali "Towers"

This picture is not one of the world-famous masterpieces of Salvador Dali. And probably few even know about its existence. The creation of this painting took place during the period r called by the author himself: “Surrealism is me!” Drastic changes in Dali’s personal life and worldview lead him from cubism to a surreal reflection of reality.
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Description of the painting by Vasily Perov “Hunters at rest”

This artist is known to many, especially for paintings of "hunting" subjects. “Fisherman”, “Birds”, “Pigeon” - the names speak for themselves. Being a passionate hunter himself, Perov knew firsthand all the realities of her life. The painting “Hunters on a Halt” is one of the artist’s most famous variations on the theme of hunting.
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