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Description of the painting by Paul Cezanne “Smoker”

The painting belongs to the brush of Paul Cezanne, who lived and worked at the same time as the impressionists. At the same time, the artistic searches of Cezanne and the impressionist painters (such as Monet, Seurat) were very different. The Smoker Palace was not interested in the need to convey a direct impression of the subject.
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Description of the painting by Edward Munch "Kiss"

The painting "Kiss" was painted by Edward Munch in 1897. Like all the work of the scandalous artist, this also creates a dual impression. On the one hand, she looks gloomy, repulsive and negative, despite the fact that she depicts a kiss. On the other hand, I want to look at the picture and look, gradually revealing all its facets, all its secrets and secrets.
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Description of the painting by Jan Vermeer "Lacemaker"

"Lacemaker" - a typical canvas of the Baroque era in Dutch painting. Certain subjects, features and proportions of the bodies of the characters, colors - all these are the distinctive features of Dutch painting. The canvas depicts a young girl. She is focused on her work - she knits lace, delicate and elegant. The canvas depicts the work of a girl from close range.
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Description of the painting by Nicholas Roerich “Agni Yoga”

Agni Yoga is a teaching that combines the features of Eastern teachings with some features of purely Western teachings; it is also called the Living Ethics. It was created by Roerich’s wife, he himself participated in the creation, helped to write a book, and the painting “Agni Yoga” expresses what this teaching was for the artist.
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Description of the painting by Ivan Shishkin “Golden Autumn”

In 1888, Ivan Shishkin, a master of landscape art, painted his painting "Golden Autumn." Currently, it is stored in the Tretyakov Gallery. The viewer was very fond of the picture, as well as Shishkin's most popular work, “Morning in a Pine Forest,” which he wrote in tandem with Savitsky. Unlike “Morning”, in the painting “Golden Autumn” Shishkin depicts not a forest, but an autumn nature, as evidenced by the name of the painting.
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Description of the painting by Nikolai Ge “Self-portrait”

During his life, the famous artist Nikolai Nikolayevich Ge painted a great many works. Among them were paintings on religious topics, works describing historical events, beautiful landscapes. Some of his works were considered the pinnacles of Russian creativity, some were completely not recognized, but absolutely everything was impressed with the artist’s ability to truly portray portraits.
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