This portrait was taken to the Russian Museum from the former museum of the Life Guards regiment of Finland, which was once donated by one of the officers. The name
In expanding the circle of acquaintances, Fedotov was unreceptive and most of all relied on himself the circumstances that had been formed. The circle of his communication was of a
The hero of the painting “Anchor, still an anchor!” – an officer who, apparently, serves somewhere in a remote province. He lies on the couch and plays with the dog,
It depicts, perhaps, a very specific Moscow street, painted from nature, a light rain and people doing exactly what they do during a light rain: who keeps his dress under
Among the many cases and plans, a tiny picture “The Winter Day” flashed and lost, in essence, nothing more than a sketch quickly made right out of the window, with
“Walk” was written in Moscow, when Fedotov received leave, for the first time in three years of service. In fact, this is not a walk, but a family portrait, the
In the early 50’s. The joyful perception of the world is replaced by Fedotov’s desperate tragedy. The artist begins to doubt the possibility of moral improvement of society through art,
Painting PA Fedotov “Picky Bride” depicts a ridiculous scene of matchmaking. The action takes place in a luxurious room, the walls of which are decorated with paintings in gilded frames.
In the painting by PA Fedotov, “The Widow” a young pregnant woman is depicted, who stands leaning on the chest of drawers. The woman is dressed in a long black
A small picture depicts a funny scene: a young officer is playing with a tiny kitten that has turned to its hind legs. Next to it is the orderly who
Fedotov spent a long time with the plot “All cholera is to blame”, sketched in the hot pursuit of recent sad events, still not lost some sharpness. However, this plot
“The front private bailiff on the eve of a big holiday” – belonged to the genus of the accusatory and was composed not without ingenuity in the design and details.
Nadenka Zhdanovich Fedotov knew still very small, he made a pair of watercolor portraits of her and Olga’s sister, drawing both in the same red dresses, with bare hands. Even
Olga Petrovna is the second wife of Petr Vladimirovich Zhdanovich, a member of the family of old and beloved friends. Behind her, on the wall – paired watercolor portraits of