Friday, November 30, 2012


 Karl Kung: Gotcha

 Kiriakis Kostandi: Girl with Geese (1872)

 Vorobiev Socrates Maksimovic: The Old Mill

 Alexei Savrasov: Coast During Winter (1891)

Andrei Belloli: Judith (ca. 1872)

Thursday, November 29, 2012

Akim Karneev

Akim Karneev (1833-1896) was a Russian painter of genre scenes and icons.

 The Christening (1873)

 Returning from the War (1878)

Unequal Marriage (1866)

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Arseny Meshchersky, ctd

 Seascape (1871)

 Seascape (1899)

 Sunny Day (1884)

 Swiss Landscape

 Winter Evening (1866)

 Winter Landscape (1870)

Winter. Icebreaking (1878)

Tuesday, November 27, 2012


 Andrey Popov: Demyanova

 Jules Mayblum: Palace of Count PS Stroganov - Corner Room

 Karl Kung: The Sick Child

 Pimen Nikitich Orlov: Portrait of Maria Arkadyevna Bek (1839)

Vasily Sergeyevich Smirnov: Prince Michael of Chernigov Raiding Baku (1883?)

Monday, November 26, 2012

Sergei Vinogradov

Sergei Vinogradov (1869-1938) was a Russian painter focusing on peasant life and landscapes.

 A Peasant (1897)

 At the Inn (1887)

 Children (1895)

 Evening in the Village

 Fall on the Estate (1907)

 Girlfriends (1893)

 Hunter with Skis (1912)

 In Korovin (1907)

 At Home (1910)

 Lady at the Balustrade (ca. 1908)

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Vacation Break

I'll be on vacation until next Monday, when posting will resume.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Nikolai Astudin

Nikolai Astudin (1847-1925) was a landscape artist.

 Alpine Landscape (1879)

 City Street

 House on the River (1869)

 Mountain Landscape with the Grossglockner (1878)

 Oberlahnstein Steegertor bei Bacharach am Rhein
 Summer Landscape with Peasants and Windmill

Wooded Landscape with Horse-Drawn Carts

Monday, November 19, 2012

Alexander Ivanovich Sauerweid

Alexander Ivanovich Sauerweid (1783-1844) was best known as a painter of battle scenes.

 Attack on the Fortress of Varma by the Engineers Batallion, 23 September 1828 (1836)

The Battle of Leipzig, 16-19 October 1813

The Battle of Leipzig, from 2 to 7 October 1813 (1844)

Friday, November 16, 2012


 Andrey Popov: Booths in Tula on Holy Week (1873)

 Kyriak Kostandi: Lilacs (1902)

 Pavel Petrovich Chistyakov: Patriarch Hermogenes Refusing to bless the Poles (1860)

 Pimen Nikitich Orlov: Roman Carnival (1859)

Vasily Sergeyevich Smirnov: Morning Outing of the Byzantine Empress 
to the Tombs of her Ancestors (1880s)

Thursday, November 15, 2012


 Andrei Belloli: Bather (1861)

 Basil Ekgorst: Moving (1885)

Fyodor Slavik: Family Portrait on the Balcony
 Rudolf Frents: Hunting

Wednesday, November 14, 2012


 Bogdan Pavlovich Villevalde: Blucher and the Cossacks in Bautzen

 Dmitry Zhukov: A Dispute about Faith (1867)

 Ilya Zankovsky: In the Mountains. View of Ararat (1894)

 Isaac Polievktovich Batyukov: Conversation by the Chest (1893)

Nikolai Sergeevich Matveev: Against the Will of the Tonsure