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Description of the painting by Ivan Shishkin “Children in the Forest”

Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin is a great Russian artist who won fame with paintings depicting his native nature. Shishkin was especially inspired by the forest. In the artist’s paintings he is different - coniferous and mixed, summer and winter - but always traced with amazing authenticity, accuracy and love. “Children in the forest” is one of such paintings characteristic of Shishkin’s work.
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Description of the painting by Yefim Volkov “Sea”

The painting by Efim Efimovich Volkov “The Sea” belongs to the genre of realistic landscape painting. Today it is in the collection of the Lipetsk Regional Museum of Local Lore, where anyone can see it in the central exhibition. The artist himself gravitated to democratic views, so he sought to describe the surrounding nature as it is, which, however, does not deprive him of the picture (and he worked , mainly in the landscape genre) of special soft charm and some mystery.
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Description of the painting Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin "Mother"

In his painting, the Russian artist Kuzma Petrovich Petrov-Vodkin portrayed a young woman breast-feeding her baby. The artist addressed the topic of motherhood in 1912 not at all by chance. For six years, he and his beloved wife, named Mara, tried unsuccessfully to conceive a child, so at that time he paints one after another pictures depicting motherhood, thereby asking God for his own happiness.
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