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Painting Dance, Henri Matisse, 1910

Dance - Henri Matisse. 260x391Panel “Dance” (along with “Music”) S. Matisse ordered S. Schukin to decorate the stairs of the mansion in Moscow. Before being sent to Russia, it was exhibited at the Autumn Salon and caused a scandal: the organizers and the audience called the artist crazy, and the customer got it, who was accused of collecting garbage.
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Picasso Museum in Barcelona, ​​Spain

Narrow medieval streets, cozy small bars and centuries-old stones of the pavement - in this Gothic area of ​​old Barcelona on Moncada street in the mansion of Berenguer d’Agilar, the museum dedicated to the life and work of the great Spanish artist, sculptor and designer Pablo Picasso has been located since 1963.
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Museum "Spanish Village", Spain, Barcelona

A truly magnificent museum. The inhabitants of Barcelona were delighted when the Spanish Village Museum opened in 1927. Moreover, some designs are made in full size. Here are copies of all the famous buildings in Spain. In the "Spanish village" there are more than 100 buildings (these are palaces, various churches, houses).
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Portrait of Mussorgsky, Repin, 1881

Portrait M. 69 x 57 cm Among the portraits of Repin's brush, this work occupies a special place. As you know, the master painted this portrait a few days before the death of the great composer, which gives the work special drama and depth. Before us is obviously a seriously ill person: unhealthy redness of the face, sparkling eyes.
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Picture Amanita, Shishkin

Amanita - Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin. 12.8x19.6 Etude by Shishkin Amanita - a vivid example of a talented sketch of the great Russian artist. The plot of the etude is akin to the Russian fairy tale: fly agaric is an indispensable attribute of evil spirits, magic rituals, puzzles and transformations. The audience is presented with a family of bright mushrooms in a thicket of virgin forests.
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Madonna in front of the chalice with the sacrament, Ingres, 1841

Madonna in front of the cup with the sacrament - Jean Auguste Dominic Ingres. 116x84In 19th-century art, Ingres is perceived as the “heir” of the great Raphael, the successor of the traditions of High Renaissance art. However, Ingres transformed the ideal art system of the previous era into his own manner, refining and fusing classic, romantic and realistic trends.
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