Hamlet and Ophelia by Michael Vrubel

1888. Cardboard, oil. The Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia. Even in the early years of his work Vrubel began work on the “Demon”. The theme of the Demon did not leave

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Venice by Michael Vrubel

Behind the noisy carnival, full of colors, dances and songs, the master saw a kind of emptiness and sadness. It is only necessary to throw a fleeting glance at the

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Portrait of Savva Mamontov by Mikhail Vrubel

The merchant Savva Ivanovich is comfortably located in the armchair, as if now he will start a business conversation. The presentable appearance of Savva Ivanovich testifies to the refined taste

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Triptych “Flowers” by Mikhail Vrubel

The period of 1890-ies was noted in the work of the master and the execution of large-scale custom-made works on interior design. The collection of the Omsk Museum contains a

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The Egyptian by Mikhail Vrubel

Serious studies of ceramics Vrubel owed to the rapprochement with the Abramtsevo art circle in the early 1890s. Although he was interested in sculpture before. The artist did not receive

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Princess of Dreams by Michael Vrubel

The decorative panel is a picture intended for permanent or temporary decoration of a section of the wall or ceiling, that is, it definitely builds up the living space, influences

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Portrait of MI Artsybusheva by Mikhail Vrubel

While portraying Maria Ivanovna Artsybushev almost simultaneously with her husband, Vrubel creates a representative portrait. The prim and disembodied lady in a strict black dress, animated only by the shine

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Muse by Mikhail Vrubel

The muse of every artist lives in his imagination. Even if the master considers the real woman to be the bearer of his inspiration, then the fantasy still gives the

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