Russian Painting

Russian Painting

From the 18th century to the 20th, this book gives a panorama of Russian painting not equalled anywhere else. Russian culture developed in contact with the wider European influence, but retained strong native intonations. It is a culture between East and West, and both influences in together. The book begins with Icons, and it is precisely Icon-painting which gave Russian artist their peculiar preoccupation with ethical questions and a certain kind of palette. It… (more)

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Publisher: Parkstone International (August 11, 2005)

Collection: Temporis

Parent ISBN: 9781859959398

Page count: 272 pages

File size: 91 MB

Language: English


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