May Night (The Mermaids) by Ivan Kramskoy

Kramskoy painted the painting “May Night” or “Mermaids” in 1871, based on the work of N. V. Gogol. When creating this picture, the artist needed to plunge into the motif

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Inconsolable sorrow by Ivan Kramskoy

Ivan Kramskiy’s painting “Inconsolable Grief” depicts a woman dressed in mourning. The mournful eyes, pallor, hand clutching the handkerchief convulsively and the other, lashing hanging along the body – everything

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Mina Moiseev by Ivan Kramskoy

Kramskoy portrayed the peasant in his portrait “Mina Moiseyev”. An elderly grandfather looks at us from the canvas. The gray beard says that he is not young and has lived

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Portrait of Leo Tolstoy by Ivan Kramskoy

In the summer of 1873 Ivan Nikolayevich Kramskoy worked on the painting “Inspection of the old house.” He lived in a manor near Yasnaya Polyana and decided to make every

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Polesovshchik by Ivan Kramskoy

Kramskoy, like many other artists, touches on the theme of the peasantry in his work. Creating portraits of peasants, he shows himself a good portraitist, who knows how to accurately

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Moonlit Night by Ivan Kramskoy

Painting “Moonlight Night” was created by the artist in 1880. Kramskoy attracted night landscapes. Here he strives to show us all the magic, illumination by the moonlight, as everything changes

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