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Description of the painting by Nicolas Poussin "Bacchanalia"

A bright, colorful painting by Nikola Poussin “Bacchanalia”, remembered for its images, painted in a romantic and mythological style, is now in the London Picture Gallery. The protagonists of this wonderful painting are young, carefree creatures who are alien to physical labor. These bright gods have fun, dance and have fun around their deity named Pan and appease him.
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Description of the painting by Viktor Vasnetsov “Crucifixion of Christ”

Viktor Mikhailovich Vasnetsov is a famous Russian artist, widely known in Russia and abroad as the creator of masterpieces on epics about heroes and Russian folk tales. But few people now know what contribution Vasnetsov's religious painting made to the development of Russian Orthodox culture. Vasnetsov's father was a priest, and Viktor Mikhailovich himself graduated from the Vyatka Theological Seminary in 1867, after which he continued his studies of the art of painting that he loved at that time at the St. Petersburg Academy of Arts.
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Description of the painting Jean-Honore Fragonard "Bathers"

The French artist Jean Honore Fragonard was known for his paintings in the Rococo style and neoclassicism. Frequent heroes of his paintings are almost heavenly romantic couples, playing characters whose dresses fly around the picture and give the impression of air and colorful clouds. The picture of the Bather, which was created in the period 1772 - 1775, was no exception.
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Description of the painting Konstantin Korovin "Self-portrait"

Konstantin Korovin - one of the most prominent artists of the first half of the twentieth century. His works take pride of place in the largest museums in Russia. Thanks to his amazing life energy, all his works were done in bright colors and endowed with a note of festivity. He will undoubtedly perpetuate his works - they do not age over the years, the interest of generations does not fall to them, critics and artists to this day have a genuine interest in the entire creative path of Korovin.
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Description of the painting by Mikhail Vrubel "Sea King"

In his work, Mikhail Vrubel paid much attention to the embodiment of fairy-tale characters. He painted magic birds, painted dishes with images of sea princesses, sculpted goblin and mermaids. His works are extraordinary, strange and incomprehensible. Perhaps the artist’s unusual vision is related to his lifestyle.
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