Reading Woman by Ivan Kramskoi
Reading Woman by Ivan Kramskoi

Reading Woman

Reading Woman (Portrait of Artist’s Wife) by c~1866 by Russian Painter Ivan Kramskoi (1837 – 1887); and an intellectual leader of the Russian Democratic Art Movement (The Wanderers or The Itinerants in English: A group of Russian realist artists who formed an artists’ … Read the rest

The Brig Mercury by Ivan Aivazovsky
The Brig Mercury by Ivan Aivazovsky

The Brig Mercury

The Brig Mercury, after defeating two Turkish ships, meets with the Russian Squadron c1848 by Russian Painter Ivan Aivazovsky (1817 – 1900); a Romantic painter considered to be one of the greatest masters of marine art.

The Brig Mercury was an … Read the rest

Girl with Kokoshnik by Konstantin Makovsky
Girl with Kokoshnik by Konstantin Makovsky

Girl with Kokoshnik

Girl with Kokoshnik cUnknown by Russian Painter Konstantin Makovsky (1839 – 1915); specializing in Russian Historical paintings showing an idealized view of Russian life in past centuries.

This is a portrait of a beautiful Russian young lady that is wearing a … Read the rest

Goddess of Water by Konstantin Makovsky
Goddess of Water by Konstantin Makovsky

Goddess of Water

Goddess of Water by Russian Painter Konstantin Makovsky (1839 – 1915); specializing in Russian Historical paintings showing an idealized view of Russian life in past centuries.

This is a beautiful and playful image of the Goddes of water partially nude with … Read the rest

The Russian Bride's Attire by Konstantin Makovsky
The Russian Bride’s Attire by Konstantin Makovsky

The Russian Bride’s Attire

The Russian Bride’s Attire c1889 by Russian Painter Konstantin Makovsky (1839 – 1915); specializing in Russian Historical paintings showing an idealized view of Russian life in past centuries.

The Russian Bride’s Attire is a wonderful scene depicting a young … Read the rest

Ivan Susanin by Konstantin Makovsky
Ivan Susanin by Konstantin Makovsky

Ivan Susanin

Ivan Susanin c1914 by Russian Painter Konstantin Makovsky (1839 – 1915); specializing in Russian Historical paintings showing an idealized view of Russian life in past centuries.

This is a painting depicting Ivan Susanin, consider to be a Russian National Hero and Martyr of … Read the rest

The Boyarina by Konstantin Makovsky
The Boyarina by Konstantin Makovsky

The Boyarina

The Boyarina c1885 by Russian Painter Konstantin Makovsky (1839 – 1915); specializing in Russian Historical paintings showing an idealized view of Russian life in past centuries.

This is a portrait of beautiful young lady of the Boyar class in Russia, that was part … Read the rest

A Boyar Wedding Feast by Konstantin Makovsky
A Boyar Wedding Feast by Konstantin Makovsky

A Boyar Wedding Feast

A Boyar Wedding Feast c1883 by Russian Painter Konstantin Makovsky (1839 – 1915); specializing in Russian Historical paintings showing an idealized view of Russian life in past centuries.

This is a painting of a festive gathering at a traditional … Read the rest

Portrait Of An Unknown Woman by Dmitry Grigorievich Levitsky
Portrait Of An Unknown Woman by Dmitry Grigorievich Levitsky

Portrait Of An Unknown Woman c1784 by Russian Painter Dmitry Grigorievich Levitsky (1735 – 1822) Imperial Artist and Portrait Painter of the Neoclassical Period.

This is a portrait of an unknown beautiful young woman in a blue dress with a plunging … Read the rest

Portrait Of A Lady by Nikolai Vasilievich Kharitonov
Portrait Of A Lady by Nikolai Vasilievich Kharitonov

Portrait of a Lady c1941 by Russian Painter Nikolai Vasilievich Kharitonov (1880 – 1944); also know as Nicholas Basil-Haritonoff an Academic Style portrait painter and a master at painting landscapes.

This is an elegant portrait of a lady with reddish auburn wearing … Read the rest

Winter Landscape With Castle In The Mountains by Albert Bredow
Winter Landscape With Castle In The Mountains by Albert Bredow

Winter Landscape With Castle In The Mountains (Winterlandschaft mit Schlossanlage im Gebirge) c~ by German-Russian Painter Albert Bredow (1828 – 1899), who was also a lithographer and stage designer; specializing in landscape paintings.

The painting depicts a winter landscape with … Read the rest