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                    Ivan Aivazovsky    The best pictures

 The Black Sea. 1881. The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.  The Brig Mercury. 1848. The State Russian Museum,  St. Petersburg, Russia.  The Ninth Wave.  1850. The State Russian Museum,  St. Petersburg, Russia.
Aivazovsky, Ivan Konstantinovich.
(1817-1900).The Marine-romantic artist,the master of Russian classical landscape transferring on a cloth beauty and power of sea elements. The author of battle pictures on themes of history of Russian military fleet. Veins also worked mainly in Feodosiya. Has created about 6 thousand products.

                    Victor Borisov-Musatov    The best pictures

Borisov-Musatov, Victor Elpidiforovich. (1870 1905).

                    Karl Brulloff    The best pictures

 Italian Midday.  1827. The State Russian Museum,  St. Petersburg, Russia.   Rider. 1832.  The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.  The Last Day of Pompeii.  1830-1833. The State Russian Museum,  St. Petersburg, Russia.
Brulloff , Karl Pavlovich.
(1799-1852).Bryullov's creativity has brought a jet of romanticism in painting Russian classicism. Its products are noted by the statement of is sensual-plastic beauty of the person, drama intensity of images, realistic tendencies, thin psychologism.

                    Alexander Ivanov    The best pictures

 The Appearance of Christ  to Mary Magdalene after Revival.   1834-1836. The State Russian Museum,  St. Petersburg, Russia.   The Appearance of Christ  to the People.   1837-1857.   The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.  Circulation on waters. 1850s. The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.
Ivanov, Alexander Andreevich.
(1806-1858). The Painter-thinker, one of the greatest Russian artists. The author of pictures on religious and mythological plots, landscapes and portraits. Has brought the appreciable contribution to development of the European art. Has predetermined ways of development of a historical genre to domestic art.

                    Orest Kiprensky    The best pictures

Kiprensky, Orest Adamovich. (1782 1836).

                    Andrei Rublev    The best icons

 The Old Testament Trinity.  c. 1410s.  The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.  Our Savior.  c. 1420s.  The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.  Apostle Paul.  c. 1420s.  The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.
Andrei Rublev. (1360/70-1430).
The artist-icon painter. National ideals of Russian people are most full expressed in creations of its two geniuses - Andrey Rublyov and Alexander Pushkin. In their creativity dreams of Russian people of ideal human beauty have most distinctly affected (D.S. Lihachev).

                    Russian icon    The best icons

 Has rescueed not Man-made.  Second half  II  century. The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.  Wonder-working icon  Kazan Divine Mother.  It is found in Kazan in 1570th years.  There are in apartments Daddies Roman,  in Vatican.  St. Sergiy Radonezhskiy.  End XVII century. Nicholas Roerich Museum, New York, USA.
Russian icon is conventional as a masterpiece of creative spirit of Sacred Russia.
Ancient Russian icons at which prayed much, are sated by adjournment of crystals of Light (Sides Agni Yoga).
The icon - the phenomenon of that fertile force which is no time has rescueed Russia (Evgeniy Trubetskoj).

                    Vasily Tropinin    The best pictures

 Head of a Boy.  Portrait of A.V. Tropinin,  son of the artist.  About 1818. Oil on canvas.  The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.  The Lace-Maker.  1823. Oil on canvas.  The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.   Portrait of Alexander Pushkin.  1827. Oil on canvas.  The Central Pushkin Museum,  Pushkin, Russia.
Tropinin, Vasily Andreevich (17761857).
His talent and art skill were those, that many accepted his portraits for products of Rembrandt, it is so much in them was of amazing colour and force of illumination. Tropinin has occupied in the Moscow cultural life that niche, which up to him was free, and became most famous Moscow portraitist, reflected in images of the contemporaries both harmony, and discrepancy of the Moscow life.

                    Feodor Vasilyev    The best pictures

 Thaw.  The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.  The Volga lagoons. The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.  Wet Meadow.  1872. The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.
Vasilyev, Feodor Aleksandrovich
(1850-1873).Young, strong, only five years lived as the artist who has reached height enormous. He discovered for us the Sky, he has opened the wet, light, driving sky and those of charm of a landscape which he has expressed in one hundred pictures (Nikolay Ge). Vasilev's creativity has been interrupted by death on its highest rise.

                    Alexey Venetsianov    The best pictures

Venetsianov, Alexey Gavrilovich. (1780 1847).

                    Vasily Vereshchagin    The best pictures

 The Doors of Tamerlane.  1872-1873. The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.   Taj Mahal Mausoleum in Agra.  1874-1876.  The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.   The Apotheosis of War.  1871.  The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.
Vereshchagin, Vasily Vasilevich.
(1842-1904). One of the largest Russian artists-realists. In history of world art the glory of the well-known battle writer was strongly fixed to Vereschagin. The artist has essentially enriched as well household, historical, landscape, portrait painting of the epoch.

                    Mikhail Vrubel    The best pictures

 Swan Princess.  1900.  The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.   Demon and Angel with Tamara's Soul.  1891. The Museum of Russian Art,  Erevan, Armenia.  The Seated Demon.  1890. The Tretyakov Gallery,  Moscow, Russia.
Vrubel, Mikhail Aleksandrovich.
(1856-1910).Leaning on a myth, a legend, the bylina, the artist did not illustrate them, but created the own poetic world, colourful and strained, full of triumphing beauty and at the same time disturbing mystery, the world of fantastic heroes from their terrestrial melancholy and human suffering.