The landscape is a finished painting, although Ivan used this as the sketch for the central part of the painting The Appearance of Christ to the people, depicting the branches
Portrait of N. Gogol – one of the few portraits written by Ivanov. The artist took a long look at the appearance of this highly respected man. In the same
Ivanov carefully peered into the landscapes of Italy – the cradle of European civilization. Here, not only every stone, but the earth itself is a witness of history. Here is
This is the first big picture by the artist at the age of eighteen. This early work was highly appreciated by both the public and the leadership of the Academy
Etude – the first in a large series of “landscapes with boys,” created by Ivanov in the 1850s. Etudes played an applied, auxiliary role: working on a large picture, the
Ivanov’s work was not limited to only biblical themes. He was able to write pictures of nature very subtly and spiritually. One of these canvases is Vetka. At first glance,
The picture is made on the plot of ancient mythology. Bellerophon, the son of the Corinthian king Glaucus, the owner of the magical winged horse of Pegasus, performed many feats.
Vittoria Caldoni, the daughter of a winemaker from Albano, was a rare beauty. She became a favorite model for many famous painters and sculptors who lived in the first decades
The famous artist of mythological and biblical subjects Ivanov Alexander before the creation of his grand unfinished painting “The Appearance of Christ to the people” tried his hand at writing
The famous painting “Walking on the Waters” by artist Ivanov painted with whitewash in combination with watercolor on brown paper in 1850. The master of the brush decided to illustrate
The sculptor sees in front of him not just a model portrayed, but creates a touching and attracting by its vitality captivating image of the child.
In the center of the picture is a large-scale figure of John the Baptist, a passionate preacher, an ascetic who urged the people to repent, to get rid of their
In the background, to the left of John the Baptist – a group of future disciples of Christ, the apostles. Right – one of the most important for the philosophical
The plot for this picture was taken by Ivanov from the Bible, from the Book of Genesis. The grapevine and the baker – the grandees of the Egyptian pharaoh, were