Painter of wars and king of movements: Nikolai Samokish

Nikolay Semyonovich Samokish , is a Russian painter and illustrator (of Hangroise descent), born October 25, 1860 and died January 18, 1944.Nikolai lived through all the great wars of the Russian Empire and the USSR: the Russo-Japanese war (1904-1905) the revolution of 1905, the First World War (1914-1918), the Bolshevik revolution (1917), the Russian Civil War … Lire la suite Painter of wars and king of movements: Nikolai Samokish

The greatest painter of wars and horses: Franz Roubaud

Franz Roubaud is a Russian painter, born June 15, 1856 and died March 13, 1928. Franz Roubaud took painting lessons in Germany where he studied at the Munich Academy, with famous painters (especially Joseph von Brandt, specialist of military painting) .He worked at the Imperial Academy of Fine Arts in St. Petersburg. He won a … Lire la suite The greatest painter of wars and horses: Franz Roubaud

A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING : « The Ninth Wave »

ART and DESIGN « The Ninth Wave » by Ivan Aïvazovski THEME: Seascape; With a boat in the foreground, huge waves, and a beautiful sunset. DATED: 1850 MEDIUM: Oil on canvas SIZE: 221 × 332 cm CURRENT LOCATION: Russian Museum, St. Petersburg (Russia) USER (PHOTO): Nona Lohr Source photo: publicdomainpictures.net License: CC0 Public Domain Artist: Ivan Aïvazovski Self-portrait (Photo User:  Alex-engraver. Source:commons.wikimedia.org) … Lire la suite A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING : « The Ninth Wave »

Ivan Aïvazovski: Russian Navy Painter (1)

ART and DESIGN Great painting artists Ivan Aïvazovski Russian Navy Painter Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky is a Russian painter of Armenian origin. He was born in Theodosia on July 29, 1817 and died on May 2, 1900 in the same city.Ivan Aivazovsky received his first artistic training at the Simferopol Gymnasium, then (in 1833) he went … Lire la suite Ivan Aïvazovski: Russian Navy Painter (1)

 Story of a woman painter of great talent, little known: ZINAIDA SEREBRIAKOVA

A MASTERPIECE, IN THE HISTORY OF PAINTING In the midst of this global health crisis, I present these few images to improve your morale: Story of a woman painter of great talent, little known: ZINAIDA SEREBRIAKOVA Author photo:  Gandalf’s Gallery . Source: flickr « Self Portrait At the Dressing-Table » (1909) – ZINAIDA SEREBRIAKOVA Zinaïda Evguenievna Serebriakova, … Lire la suite  Story of a woman painter of great talent, little known: ZINAIDA SEREBRIAKOVA