Friday, November 25, 2011

200 Russian Painters


Here is a chance to get up close and personal with some of Russia's best art, both classical and modern. This website has a gallery of nearly a thousand works of art, by over 200 different Russian artists, all presented in high resolution.

I'm going to warn you, this site is a major time sink. You're sure to find some of your favorite works of art there, as well as a ton of new artists that will quickly become favorites too. It's a good thing most of you have the day off!

http://en.gallerix.ru/album/200-Russian



12 comments:

  1. Thank you very much for charing this wonderfull link, Dan <3.

    There is a great documentary film about russion art, produced by the BBC. You can watch it free on topdocumentyrafilms: http://topdocumentaryfilms.com/the-art-of-russia/

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  2. Thanks Dan-Awesome link! nice size pics too.

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  3. Very Inspiring!! Thanks for sharing.

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  4. It's great to see interests to Russian art!Ilia Repin still the best!:0)

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  5. Есть на что посмотреть, и у кого поучиться ! Спасибо!

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  6. That top painting is amazing! Great post!

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  7. Oooooooooh! That hit the spot Dan.
    "Budem zdorovy!" (clink)

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  8. Russian culture fascinates me. They make everything flamboyant, but not gaudy (Rococo, I'm looking at you). My bishop and his wife went to St. Peter's a few years ago, and said everything was beautiful. Their testimony inspired me to go there someday. You're not making my patience easier by showing this site!

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  9. Excellent post, amazing collection of russian artists. Thanks for sharing!

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