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The image of Pushkin in sculpture

Many sculptors turned to the image of the great poet. In Moscow alone there are ten sculptural works, and in St. Petersburg and its environs five monuments to the poet. Monuments to Pushkin were erected in 33 countries of the world and each of them is somewhat remarkable. It must be said that all the artists who worked on the image of a genius in sculpture rely in their works on the lifetime portraits of the poet (Vivien, Chirikov, Tropinin, Kiprensky).
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The Creation of Adam, Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1511

Creation of Adam - Michelangelo Buonarroti. 280x570 The greatest miracle appears before the audience in all its splendor. The mystery, which does not cease to excite the human imagination, is interpreted by the great master in a very logical and harmonious way. The Creator flies in a never-ending space surrounded by helper angels.
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The painting "Sistine Madonna" by Rafael Santi, 1513

Sistine Madonna - Rafael Santi. 256x196 For several centuries now, it was this work of the great master of the Renaissance that was taken as the model and top of the old picturesque European school. The impeccability and depth of the work are recognized by critics, and no attempt to doubt the perfection of this canvas has been crowned with success, causing a storm of protests and the rejection of any critical analysis.
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Painting Music, Henri Matisse

Music - Henri Matisse. 260 x 389 cm The picture looks very much like “Dance”, but it is completely devoid of its expression and catchy expressiveness, despite the fact that both canvases are created by virtually the same artistic means. Even the colors are similar - the green background of the earth, the saturated blue - of the sky, the dense red - of human figures.
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