Elections. 100x127William Hogarth created the series “Parliamentary Elections”. Meeting with voters ”, performed in the domestic genre. Under the sounds of endless cheap music, an acquaintance with the candidate passes. All the action resembles being in a tavern. As if in a pub, on the tables are strong alcoholic drinks, beer is pouring from barrels.
Still life with flowers - Juan Gris. 112 x 70 cm Talented and vividly depicted the artwork of Juan Gris! She was created in the genre of "analytical" cubism oil on canvas. The still life is beautiful and picturesque, written interestingly and unusually. A household plot with flowers in a vase and a guitar standing next to it on a chair covered with a blanket brings a special uniqueness to the picture.
View of the monument to Peter I on Senate Square in St. Petersburg - Vasily Surikov. 285 x 599 cm It is hard to believe that this monumental canvas was created by the artist during his era as a student. The picture has a number of points that could lead to a dead end for a more mature master, but the young artist brilliantly dealt with them.
Autumn landscape - Mikhail Vasilyevich Nesterov. 101x 134 cm It is difficult to attribute the work of Nesterov to a specific style, because Mikhail Vasilievich belonged to the course of the partnership of traveling exhibitions, or “Wanderers” - an association of artists that denied academic painting, advocating the rapprochement of art with the people.
High in the mountains - Hans Dahl. 100.4 x 71.1 cm. This painting belongs to the brush of the son of the famous Norwegian artist Hans Dahl, Hans Andreas. The creative techniques and plots of the paintings of father and son are very similar, but the son still has a more impressionistic style of writing and a special gift to convey space exclusively of depth.
Hero gallop - Viktor Mikhailovich Vasnetsov. Oil on canvas The plot of the picture is an image of an epic Russian hero in full military clothing, riding a powerful war horse. To convey the active movement, a diagonal composition with a flow from below was used - it seems as if the viewer is looking at the hero from the bottom up.