Description of the painting by Jean Beaud “Victoria”

“Victoria” belongs to the hand of Jean Bero – French salon painter. At the heart of this direction is a rationalistic, checked system of rules prescribing a certain approach to the depiction of an

Description of the painting by Ivan Aivazovsky “Calm”

This artist was strongly associated with a great natural phenomenon – the sea. All his canvases are about the sea. Almost all. There are simple landscapes – earthly. But in the world he was

Description of the painting by Alexei Venetsianov “Peasant children in the field”

Alexey Venetsianov is a famous Russian painter. The fact that, having received no artistic education, he managed to become an influential artist and even create his own direction in painting is amazing. Peasant life

Description of the painting by Alexei Venetsianov “Barn”

The “barn floor” was completed by Alexei Gavrilovich Venetsianov in 1822. This picture is positioned as one of the first works of the domestic genre, describing peasant life. Especially for work on the canvas

Description of the painting by Peter Bruegel “The Fall of Icarus”

The mythological background of the picture is known to almost everyone. The author is very specific portrayed the finale of this story. In the foreground, you can observe characters who do not quite belong

Description of the painting by Sandro Botticelli “Portrait of Giuliano Medici”

The great Italian artist of the Renaissance perpetuated the Prince of Youth in many of his paintings, which were striking in their beauty. Giuliano Medici attracted the attention of many artists, poets, who mentioned

Description of the painting by Vincent van Gogh “Still life of a vase with irises on a yellow background”

Pictures of Vincent Van Gogh can not be confused with others. His works make a strong and unforgettable impression. Far from academic classical painting and, obviously, from works in the style of impressionism, the

Description of the painting by Alexander Gerasimova “Hymn October”

The author of the thematic paintings had the gift of a portrait painter, although he often turned to the topic of landscape and lyrical painting. Among his portraits are dominated by the faces of

Description of the painting by Mikhail Vrubel “The Head of the Demon”

In the year when Vrubel moved to Moscow, he became acquainted with the then famous writer Konchalovsky, who was working on publishing Lermontov’s works. He ordered from the artist several illustrations to the works

Description of the painting by Salvador Dali “Chair”

Salvador Dali has always been interested in photography, animation and cinema. He himself is known not only as an artist, but also as a screenwriter, production designer and author of a well-known advertising logo.
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