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Description of the painting by Grigory Myasoedov "Plowing"

The master of painting and graphics, Grigory Myasoedov, presented the admirers of his talent the famous work of art “Plowing” in 1876. A unique picture painted in oil on canvas. It is a reproduction of the most ancient rite of the Slavs, which was carried out by female peasant women at the time when cattle began to fall.
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Description of the painting by Natalia Goncharova “Bathing horses”

The avant-garde artist Natalya Sergeevna Goncharova, who worked at the beginning of the twentieth century, in her works was not limited to one style. She was interested in such trends as futurism and cubism. But most of her work was done in the style of neo-primitivism. The artist was inspired by folk art, especially popular prints, Russian iconography, as well as images of pagan gods.
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Description of the painting by Michelangelo “The Creation of Eve”

Michelangelo’s Creation of Eve fresco decorates the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. The work of the Italian master is deservedly considered one of the most significant masterpieces of Western European art. The fresco depicts the famous scene from the Book of Genesis. Creation is so amazing that even at the time of creation it was said that it was created by God, such a masterpiece could not be made by the hands of a simple mortal man.
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Illustration for "The Tale of Tsar Saltan" by Ivan Bilibin

Illustrator Ivan Bilibin made the series of descriptions for the "Tale of Tsar Saltan" composed by Pushkin. He wrote several works reflecting the key points of the story. The artist depicted the main characters, the king, ambassadors, and also pleased us with unsurpassed, emotional landscapes. Specialists attach this series of illustrations to works performed in the "Bilibino style."
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Description of the painting Fedor Vasilyev "In the Crimean Mountains"

The painting has a somewhat sad landscape, most likely, beginning or mid-autumn, the artist's emphasis is clearly made on the stage, which is located in the central part. We see that the cart pulled by the bulls stopped on the road and apparently there was some kind of breakdown, because the cab with trying to peer closely and discover the reason for the stop.
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