Ilya Efimovich Repin is one of the Russian writers who tried his best to express realism in his works. Collectors were fond of works on a revolutionary theme; it seemed that the painter wanted to show the key vital position of the great commanders. But a special masterpiece, which struck with its purity and ease, was a picture of his beloved wife Vera Repina.
The lovely face of the wife of Ilya Repin during sleep, showed all the peace and inner world of her soul. The painter sometimes observed a similar situation, so he decided with pleasure to capture everything on the canvas. Home comfort and peace is the composition. Repin gladly emphasizes the contours of the figure and the image of his wife Vera. Looking at the picture “Rest” you can see the perfect combination of silence and delight.
Admiring her amazing model, the artist displays the wonderful traits of her character. It is very difficult to depict a real dream on canvas, but the painter succeeds. The magical power of colors represents the viewer a charming sleepy girl who has no worries yet. She is resting from the outside world, and the problems existing in it. The pose of Vera Repina reminds a thoughtful and mysterious nymph. Simplicity and indifference do not overshadow the picture, but rather make it real.
The quality of work makes you plunge into the world of sleep and peace. Everything that is depicted in the picture seems realistic. You can only admire the portrait work of Repin. The unique harmony of the female image vividly expresses the thoughts of the artist. He seems to be striving for perfect forms, but at the same time he does not decorate his spouse.
The appearance of a person is always beautiful, especially when his soul is clearly expressed. The versatility of the great artist makes art lovers stop at the sight of his beautiful works.