Still life with nautilus and a Chinese bowl - Willem Kalf. 79 x 67 cm The Dutch artist Willem Kalf introduced the world to a luxurious and chic still life! The painting is very picturesque, in the style of realism. The plot of the picture captures at first sight. There is expensive tableware on the table: a gilded tray with a Chinese vase and the image on it of embossed male and female figures in oriental clothing, with a lid flung to one side, on the top of which the outline of a lion is noticeable; spoon in a vase; goblet - a nautilus from a fancy sea shell depicting a Buddhist dragon; tall glass with red, shimmering, sparkling wine.
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The real name of Lev Samoilovich Bakst is Rosenberg. Particularly for financial reasons, he chose Baxter as his wife, whose father was a successful businessman. Later, the latter moved to the capital of the Russian Empire in order to expand his enterprise, and his daughter's family moved with him.
Window - Victor Elpidiforovich Borisov-Musatov. 62 x 47 cm Victor Elpidiforovich Borisov-Musatov already in childhood knew what he would do all his life. Konovalov, discerning the artist’s talent as a young man. Two years later, he will paint his first picture, depicting his house on it in the city of Saratov. A warm summer evening.
The motive without words is Victor Elpidiforovich Borisov-Musatov. 46 x 58.6 cm The poetic, beautiful world was created in his paintings by Borisov-Musatov. His world is covered with dreams of unfulfilled hopes, dreams of a beautiful lady, filled with romantic images of past years, regrets about a bygone era. Visiting ancient estates, walking through deserted parks, the artist imagined people who fit perfectly into these interiors.
In the modern world there are about 100 thousand museums, but this is an approximate figure, since it is simply impossible to count all the museums in the world - there are countless them. Therefore, the largest museums in the world are distinguished. This gradation is correct and most understandable. Let's start with the oldest and most unique museum called the Louvre, which is located in Paris.
Everyone wants to travel, but this opportunity is not available to many, especially to residents of Russia, such as me and you. Well, we have no choice but to study foreign countries and their museums on the Internet, and work on ourselves so that we can personally see all this beauty. The crisis in the country is gaining momentum.
Everything is moving, everything is moving forward. With the development of scientific and technological progress in our world there is a huge number of all kinds of wonderful changes that shock society. Progress has come to art. Today we will talk about virtual museums of the world. What is a virtual museum? The name is very interesting, but not very clear.
Autumn motive - Victor Elpidiforovich Borisov-Musatov. 143 x 98 cm Changes in life at the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries had a great influence on the work of Victor Elpidiforovich Borisov-Musatov. The departing noble culture, deserted estates and parks determined the theme of his subsequent works. The artist creates a whole cycle of invented genre scenes unfolding against the backdrop of ancient interiors and picturesque corners of nature, which began with this picture.
Numerous museums in Munich are not only the property of Bavaria and Germany, but also all of Europe and attract the attention of tourists from all over the world. Many Munich museums were founded hundreds of years ago, back in the Renaissance. Such is the world-famous Old Pinakothek of Munich - one of the largest art galleries in the world, comparable in richness to the collection only with the Louvre and the Hermitage.
Berlin is not only the capital of Germany, but also the most significant city in the country. The population of the city exceeds many European cities, with the exception of London. At the same time, tourist diversity and inexpensive holidays are considered the main advantages of Berlin. Also, this city is called the center of youth recreation. Indeed, having arrived in Berlin, it is difficult not to notice a lot of young people, an abundance of leisure and entertainment opportunities, a variety of cultural programs and recommended places to visit.
All museums in New York are truly amazing places that deserve the special attention of every art lover. And if you want to visit all of them, then you will need a lot of time. For each museum you need 3-4 hours, so you need to plan the sequence in advance. A very notable factor is the price of visiting New York museums: it is mostly not limited, but more often recommended, and all visitors are notified by a sign at the entrance .
Dear guests of the site muzei-mira.com, today we are opening a new section related to the division by city. Museums of Paris will be located on this page, as this city has a huge number of remarkable historical places. The city of Paris has long been recognized by tourists.
Amsterdam for months: November | December | January Amsterdam is an amazing city. After all, while some enjoy its beauty and romance, others criticize him for debauchery and excessive freedom. Some are madly in love with the capital of Holland, while others openly dislike it. But be that as it may, everyone should be here at least once in a lifetime.
The capital of the Czech Republic plays an enormous role in the history and culture of Europe. For a long time, it was Prague that was the capital of the huge Holy Roman Empire of the German nation. To everything, we can add that this is one of the oldest cities in the Old World, and therefore one of the most beautiful. Prague's museums hold masterpieces of world art, the treasury of Czech kings makes a strong impression on the most sophisticated tourists.
Be sure to watch the video below. This masterpiece lasts only 4 minutes, but it took about a year to create it. A huge number of people worked on the video so that anyone could see this beauty: museums in Vienna, galleries, palaces and other attractions. Everything that you see in this video, we described with genuine love on our site.
May flowers - Victor Elpidiforovich Borisov-Musatov. 51 x 64 cm During his studies at the Moscow School, Viktor Elpidiforovich Borisov-Musatov spent all his vacations in the Saratov Region, where he devoted a lot of time to writing sketches in nature. The finished work, which he exhibited at the student exhibition, was a great success, and the painting "May Flowers" was immediately bought.
Elbrus in the clouds - Nikolai Aleksandrovich Yaroshenko. 134 x 90 cmPicture "Elbrus in the clouds" is painted on the slope of the artist. By that time, the Association of Wanderers, to which Yaroshenko had dedicated his life, no longer existed in the previous composition, but his ideals remained unchanged. The artist liked to depict the Caucasus: this theme can be traced in many of his works.
In the Vasnetsov family, in addition to Victor, there was another famous artist - his brother Apollinar Mikhailovich, who became famous for magnificent landscapes and historical paintings. The sixth, the youngest child in the family of a parish priest of the Vyatka province, he was born on July 25, 1856. At the age of ten, his mother dies, and at fourteen, after the death of his father, the boy remains an orphan.
“The defense of Moscow from Khan Tokhtamysh. XIV century ", Apollinar Mikhailovich Vasnetsov - description of the painting
Defense of Moscow from Khan Tokhtamysh. 64.5 x 92 cm Creating an art chronicle of old, pre-Petrine Moscow, Apollinariy Mikhailovich Vasnetsov could not get around one of the most tragic episodes of its history - the defense of the capital from the troops of Khan Tokhtamysh. By carefully studying old documents, maps, objects found during archaeological excavations, the artist was able to recreate a reliable picture of one of those days.
Autumn Song - Victor Elpidiforovich Borisov-Musatov. 45 x 63 cm The natural corners of ancient parks and gardens, the picturesque surroundings of Saratov and Tarusa have always been an inspiration for Victor Elpidiforovich Borisov-Musatov. Romantic, slightly mysterious landscapes are an integral part of his paintings, giving the image a harmonious integrity, creating a certain mood.
In our world there is a huge variety of museums: art, historical, military; young and already existing; informative and impressive. Not a single person in the world will be able to visit all the museums in his entire life, so here you have to choose - which museums to go to?