Description of the painting by Ivan Aivazovsky “Sunrise off the coast of Yalta”

Created in 1864, materials: oil on canvas; Dimensions: 58 by 77 cm. Located in the Feodosia Art Gallery. IK Aivazovsky, Theodosius, Crimea. The Yalta shores and the city itself often appeared in the master’s

Description of the painting by Peter Bruegel the Elder “The Fall of Rebel Angels”

The painting “The Fall of Rebel Angels” was painted by Flemish painter Peter Bruegel the Elder in oil on a tree in 1562 The plot is based on a biblical story about angels that

Description of the painting by Jacques Louis David “Belisarius”

Filled with tragedy, sadness and human injustice, the painting by famous French classical painter “Belisarius”, Jacques Louis David, was painted in oil in 1781. The plot of the picture is imbued with sadness, sentimentality

Description of the painting by Efim Volkov “At the monastery”

All the paintings of the artist in one way or another reflect the grief that lurked in his soul. He loved to depict the elders and monks who had escaped from the reality of

Description of the painting by David Burliuk “Portrait of the Futurist Songbird Vasily Kamensky”

The painting titled “Portrait of the futurist Vasily Kamensky’s songwriter” was painted by Burliuk in 1916. She treats it as a work of art in the style of futurism with some echoes of primitivism

Description of the painting by Mikhail Vrubel “Hamlet and Ophelia”

The picture of the famous artist Mikhail Vrubel “Hamlet and Ophelia” was written in 1884 during his student days. Now the canvas is stored in the Russian Museum in the city of St. Petersburg.

Description of the painting by Victor Vasnetsov “Three princesses of the underworld”

This picture Victor Mikhailovich Vasnetsov wrote under the order of Savva Mamontov, who at that time served as chairman of the board of the Donetsk Railway. The plot of the canvas is allegorical. Fairy

Description of the painting by Leon (Lev) Bakst “Portrait of Alexei Tolstoy”

The portrait of the writer Alexei Nikolaevich Tolstoy was made using lithography and graphics techniques in 1909. The following materials were used for the work: gray paper, pencil, watercolor, ink, whitewash, gold, silver. In

Description of the painting by Vincent Van Gogh “Starry Night”

In 1889, then a little-known artist named Vincent, and by the name of Van Gogh, once during his stay in the hospital of the town called Saint-Remy, taking a canvas measuring 73 by 92

Description of the painting by Anthony Van Dyck “Cupid and Psyche”

A fairly well-known mythological story about the union of Amur (or the god of love Cupid) and the mortal girl Psyche, who later was granted the immortality of the gods. Proceeding from giving, the
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