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.
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.
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.
Andrei Rublev. (1360/70-1430). The artist-icon painter. ЂNational 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 affectedї (D.S. Lihachev).
Russian icon is conventional as a masterpiece of creative spirit of Sacred Russia. ЂAncient Russian icons at which prayed much, are sated by adjournment of crystals of Lightї (Sides Agni Yoga). ЂThe icon - the phenomenon of that fertile force which is no time has rescueed Russiaї (Evgeniy Trubetskoj).
Tropinin, Vasily Andreevich (1776Ц1857). 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.
Vasilyev, Feodor Aleksandrovich (1850-1873).ЂYoung, 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 picturesї (Nikolay Ge). Vasilev's creativity has been interrupted by death on its highest rise.
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.
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.