Grigoriy Myasoyedov - Autumn Morning
Valentin Serov, Girl with peaches, The portrait of Vera Savvishna Mamontova - (1887) was the painting that inaugurated Russian Impressionism.
“It’s true to life.”
“It isn’t art.”
Caravaggio (Derek Jarman, 1986)
one of my favourite films
Rogelio de Egusquiza (1845 - 1915) - Death of Tristan and Isolde, 1910
Van Gogh - A Vase of Roses
The Boxer, Konstantin Andreevich Somov (1869-1939) - Signed and dated ‘C. Somov/1933’ (lower right); recently sold at Christies ‘Russian Works of Art & Fabergé’ sale for $1,195,830. Painting inscribed with colour notes (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 21½ x 18 1/8 in. (54.8 x 46 cm.) Together with the pair of boxing gloves used in the composition.