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Description of the painting by Ilya Repin “Princess Sophia in the Novodevichy Convent”

The painting "Tsarevna Sophia in the Novodevichy Convent" was I. Repin's first work on historical subjects. It was written in 1879. The plot was based on real events in 1698, when a rebellion was raised against Peter I. It turned out that the elder sister of the governor, Sofya Alekseevna, was blamed for everything, which was sent to the Novodevichy Convent as a punishment for what she had done.
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Description of the painting by Yuri Pimenov "New Moscow"

Soviet artist Yuri Ivanovich Pimenov painted "New Moscow" in 1937. It is created in the style of classical realism. The picture echoes his work, Front Road, which depicts a similar composition, but with a different background and characters. The canvas itself is called a continuation of a series of works on Moscow themes.
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Description of the painting by Kazimir Malevich “The Head of the Peasant”

The liveliness of the Genius - the most mysterious artist of our time and a mystifier by nature, allowed him to reach the artistic peak, which experts in the field of art still can not understand where the truth is, and where is the fiction and rumor in his biography. But that doesn’t matter anymore. As a child, he already loved painting as a teenager, and then entered an art school.
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Description of the painting Vasily Polenov "Overgrown Pond"

This painting was painted by Polenov in 1879. Here he depicted a quiet and peaceful picture of Russian nature. The canvas does not hit us with riot and a variety of colors that excite the senses. On the contrary, the picture is filled with light, peace and tranquility. Before us is an ordinary pond, lost in the shade of centuries-old trees.
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