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Description of the painting Konstantin Kryzhitsky “The Road”

As they say in Russia, two troubles - roads and fools. As for the roads, this is an exact statement. The roads in Russia, as they were unsightly, still remained, and this despite the progress or something else there. And even if they make the road good, then this is not for long. And, as a rule, only central roads make good roads, and those in the outback, like Tsar Gorokh, have bumps, impassable mud in spring and autumn, dusty in summer, and large snowdrifts in winter.
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Description of the painting by Viktor Vasnetsov “The Athlete Gallop”

In his work V. Most often the central place on such canvases was given to the heroes. The painting “The Athlete Gallop”, created in 1914, was no exception. In the center of the canvas there is a rider resembling an epic hero. He is sitting on a black horse. Vasnetsov was able to capture the moment of the jump, when the horse's hooves came off the ground.
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Description of Claude Monet's painting “Poplars”

Claude Monet is a famous French impressionist painter. The main goal of these artists was such an image of the world that would cause positive emotions for those who will consider the picture. Monet, as a representative of the Impressionists, did it very well. Here is the picture of Poplar.
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Description of the painting by Jan Vermeer "Lacemaker"

"Lacemaker" - a typical canvas of the Baroque era in Dutch painting. Certain subjects, features and proportions of the bodies of the characters, colors - all these are the distinctive features of Dutch painting. The canvas depicts a young girl. She is focused on her work - she knits lace, delicate and elegant. The canvas depicts the work of a girl from close range.
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Description of the painting Isaac Levitan "Gloomy Day"

This is a work of the famous Russian painter, Isaac Ilyich Levitan - nothing more than a simple pastel sketch from a series of etudes of the artist. But how, however, it strikes us with naturalness, dynamism, and, most importantly, the completeness of this picture! The composition of the picture is very successful, a small strip of earth separating the two raging elements - water and heaven.
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