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Description of the painting by Alexei Savrasov "River Bank"

Savrasov is an amazing landscape painter. It would seem that this is what is depicted on the canvas? Just a riverbank, which is open to space, but a little further begins a mixed forest. And just where the river seemed to open, a herd of cows appeared on its shore and went down to the water itself, to a watering place. And very close to the shepherds, they make sure that all the cows get drunk, and then again drive to the pasture.
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Description of the painting by Kazimir Malevich "Still Life"

Malevich is a well-known Russian impressionist, whose most famous painting “The Black Square” is still controversial and perplexing - some see it as a deep, deep meaning, others argue with them, referring to the painting as a meaningless mishap. However, before to come to the “Black Square”, symbolizing the end of everything, Malevich searched for himself and his style for a long time, trying a variety of options.
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Description of the painting by Mikhail Nesterov "Sisters"

The artist depicted his painting “Two Sisters” in several images. Copies of the image titled "In the Skete", made by the artist in 1915-1916 and 1922, are now in museums in Ukraine and the Czech Republic. The main heroines of the canvas are two sisters holding hands that go along the courtyard of the monastery.
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Description of the painting Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin “Girl with a Doll”

Petrov Vodkin - Russian and Soviet artist, writer, teacher. In his works one can often see the theme of motherhood, which is revealed in two keys - either in the context of holiness, the exaltation of the duty of the mother, which, fulfilling its purpose, becomes equal to the saints, or in the context of naturalness and simplicity, part of life and holy everyday life.
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