What did Napoleon do for the Louvre
The collection of the Louvre quickly increased due to paintings and sculptures confiscated during the revolution by the clergy and nobles. In addition, revolutionary France waged war with almost the…

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Kuindzhi Arkhip Ivanovich
Arkhip Ivanovich Kuindzhi is one of the most prominent artists in the history of Russian landscape painting. The author of the most popular paintings went through a thorny creative path…

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Winter landscape (Nature. Oil and pastel)
What serves as an inspiration to the artist? What drives the artist, forcing him to look for more and more new motives for creativity? Levitan Isaac Ilyich. March It is…

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and architecture

Renaissance sculpture

Sculpture, as one of the oldest forms of art, changes with people and time. And sculptures of the Renaissance are no exception. What do we know about the Renaissance or, in translation from Latin, the Renaissance?

This is a whole cultural stratum that replaced the ascetic Middle Ages and brought with it the revival of antiquity, the flourishing of culture, humanism, and the establishment of a person’s identity as the highest value.

Italy of the thirteenth century is considered the cradle of the Renaissance, and this era lasted until the 16th century, when new trends and styles in art began to appear. The sculpture, which previously only Continue reading

Hermitage sculpture
Visitors to the State Hermitage have a unique opportunity to see the best plastic samples created by masters for the entire time that intelligent life on Earth has existed. Perhaps…

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Romanticism
Romanticism (French romantisme from Latin romanum Roman from Roma - Rome) is one of two, along with Classicism, the fundamental tendencies of artistic thinking. However, historically, they began to call…

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Color Pencil Technique
Most recently discovered a colored pencil. I suggest you take a closer look at this material. Working with young children, she offered them colored pencils for the first acquaintance with…

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How to choose a quality brush?
Any brush consists of three main parts: a hair bundle, a metal clip and a wooden handle. Metal clip. Seamless metal clips of high-quality brushes made of seamless copper or…

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