When an artist portrays people far from the theory of art, this is customary. But if the brush master is to take up work on the portrait of a colleague of a painter, the ability to impress a colleague is worth a lot. Such is the picture of V. A. Tropinin: on it, the Russian sculptor of realism and romanticism painted a ceremonial portrait of K.
Marc Chagall, an artist who became famous and famous for a series of paintings dedicated to the two. The artist spent a large period of his life outside of Russia. Despite this, he always considered himself a Russian painter, each time trying to emphasize his tribal community with the traditions of Russia. The world-famous “color” masterpieces of the master - “Blue lovers”, “Pink lovers”, “Gray lovers”, “Green lovers” were dedicated to his only beloved woman - Bella Rosenfeld.
Mstislav Valeryanovich Dobuzhinsky - master of graphic landscapes. In his works, you can consider many different cities. The deepest feelings from all other cities were evoked by Petersburg. With its mysterious essence, the city inspired many works. The artist, like no one else, devoted most of his career to Petersburg landscapes.
Mikhail Fedorovich Larionov found that period of Russian art when it was necessary to find new artistic techniques. However, the master considered it wrong to completely abandon the aesthetics and principles of predecessors in the quest for new things. Larionov himself was close to futuristic artists who sought inspiration in folk art and the original traditions of fine art.
To a large family of Morozov, the artist Serov painted several paintings. Among them - "Portrait of I. Morozov." The work was performed in the mature years of the master - in 1910. Saying goodbye to youthful lightness and romance, the Russian painter proceeded to a series of portrait canvases, serious, thoughtful, even somewhat dramatic.
O. Murashko is a bright representative of ethnic painting in Ukraine. His fate was tragic, and his career was thorny. In his works, the artist depicted the life of ordinary Ukrainians, their life and customs. The painting “Winter” tells a whole story and has a deep philosophical meaning. A guy and a girl on a winter day go by the hand.