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Description of the painting by Ivan Aivazovsky “Moonlight Path”

The artist knew how to love the sea and night, which allowed him to create masterpieces from ordinary things that open to the eyes of many people, but they don’t notice all the beauties of the moment. One of the best night paintings of Aivazovsky is considered to be his painting “Lunar path”. The first thing that catches your eye is the optical illusion created by the hand of a genius.
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Description of Camille Corot's painting “Morning”

It should be noted right away: the canvas is so old that even in the photo you can see how the paint has deteriorated a bit, and in some places it has darkened, and therefore it is not always possible to understand what is happening on the canvas. Although in fact there is nothing beyond the unprecedented on this canvas. A simple morning of ordinary people who live away from their masters.
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Description of Vincent Van Gogh's Self Portrait

Artist Vincent Van Gogh painted a large number of paintings, simply entitled - "Self-portrait." Among such an abundance of images of the famous creator, we will focus on a self-portrait of 1887/88, painted in oil on canvas in Paris. Before us is the face of a man who has exceeded the limits of his mature years. His eyes are black, somewhat frightened and a little preoccupied with something seen or experienced.
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Description of the painting by Peter Bruegel "Flemish proverbs"

The picture is saturated with a large number of different subjects and figures. This is a parable painting dedicated to Flemish folklore. The picture depicts Dutch proverbs, which include more than 100 metaphoric scenes on the canvas, which ridiculed folk wit. The canvas shows the likeness of a village, namely a large house with extensions to it.
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Description of the painting by Valentin Serov “Odyssey and Nausicaa”

The painting was painted in gouache on cardboard in 1910. The style of painting is modern. The canvas of Serov Odysseus and Nausicaa belongs to the genre of mythological painting. Serov painted a picture of the events described in ancient Greek myths and legends. Homer's poem Odyssey tells that Nausicaa saw the goddess Athena in a dream, who told her to go ashore to wash her clothes and prepare for the upcoming wedding.
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Description of William Turner "Shipwreck"

The worst death is on the water and in the air. Neither above nor below will save you and nothing. The only thing is that you will die instantly in the air, you will still suffer for some time in the water. But if in the sky trouble can happen purely because of the human factor, then in the sea - nature itself can become the arbiter of fate.
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