Coronation of Napoleon - Jacques Louis David. 621x979 cm In 1804, in the famous Notre Dame, a magnificent ceremony of the coronation of Napoleon and his wife Josephine took place. Golden carriages, luxurious decoration, a large crowd - David simply could not pass by such a landmark event. It is noteworthy that for the incarnation, he chose the moment when the newly made emperor crowns his wife.
The portrait of Karl Nordstrom is Christian Krog. This portrait is a very interesting work both in design and in style of execution. It depicts the famous Swedish artist Karl Nordstrom, a landscape painter who became famous for his winter, desolate landscapes of Sweden. Nordstrom himself was glorified by the sophistication and sophistication of his compositions.
Breakfast in the workshop - Eduard Manet. 118x153 cm The end of the 1860s was very productive for Eduard Manet, and one of the main features of this creative stage was the synthesis of several genres at once in one work. The painting “Breakfast in the Studio” is immediately a portrait, a domestic scene, and a still life.
Sons Boris and Alexander - Pasternak Leonid Osipovich. After 1990, the talented artist loved simple genre scenes and beautifully painted portraits. In his paintings there is a story and the characters of the characters of his paintings are clearly read. The painting shows the two sons of the artist - the elder Boris and the younger Alexander.
Refusal of Confession - Ilya Efimovich Repin. Oil on canvas 48 x 59 cmIdea of the plot of the presented picture came to Ilya Repin by chance - he caught the eye of a poem in the banned journal "Narodnaya Volya", which was called "The Last Confession." Minsky (Vilenkin) was told about a revolutionary who refuses to repent before a priest who is ready to forgive him for his sins.
Costume Museum, Madrid, Spain 2004 was the year of the official establishment of the Costume Museum in Madrid, but the Museo del Traje (Spanish) dates back to 1925. This year, in the presence of the King of Spain’s family, the exhibition “History of Clothing of All Provinces of Spain” was opened. This constantly operating exhibition was replenished with new models of clothes, changed names, and is now located in an extraordinary complex of 1973, sponsored by architects Jame Lopez and Angel Diaz Dominguez.