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Description of the painting by Nicholas Roerich "St. Sergius of Radonezh"

The painting of St. Nicholas Roerich "St. Sergius of Radonezh", written in 1932, depicts St. Sergius. Roerich carried his love for the image of this miracle worker through his whole life. St. Sergius stands in the foreground, on a hill of color resembling the color of unbaked clay. His figure is tall and stately, harmonious in everything, the face is majestic and kind, and the halo, clothing and the sign of the trinity make us understand his high position, emphasize his power and significance.
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Description of the painting by Paul Cezanne Pierrot and Harlequin

Creating the painting "Pierrot and Harlequin", Paul Cezanne created the plot, which was dedicated to the holiday of Mardi Gras. This is the last day of Shrovetide on the eve of Lent. But in the picture itself there is not even a hint of an Shrovetide carnival or a fair. Here we see only two young people dressed in carnival costumes. Apparently, they have just stepped on the stage, waiting for the festive ceremony.
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Description of the painting by Fedor Alekseev "Kolomenskoye (panoramic view)"

Fedor Alekseev is a fairly well-known Russian landscape painter and master of Veduta (a detailed image of the everyday, everyday landscape). It is considered the "Russian Canaletto." Known for the creation of such works as "Red Square" (1801), "Orphan's House", "Interior View of the Courtyard with a Garden. Loggia in Venice. ”Kolemenskoye is an equally famous village near Moscow, which used to be the royal residence and the estate of Moscow princes.
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Description of the painting by Isaac Levitan “Sunny day. Spring"

The time of the creation of the painting “Sunny day. Spring ”was the period of the 17th anniversary of the artist Isaac Levitan. The young man studied at the Moscow school of painting. The main focus of the master became landscapes. Perhaps it was not easy to love nature. Levitan was a student of the famous artist Alexei Savrasov, who, in turn, was a master of depicting the essence of the world around him.
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