The Adoration of the Magi is one of the most famous works of art in the whole world, written by the Italian master of painting and architect Giotto di Bondone in the era of the Proto-Renaissance. Giotto is famous for its influence on all Western European art, its traditions of painting and design are appreciated many centuries later by masters of art.
Self-portrait of Alexei Antropov was painted in 1784. Antropov is considered one of the first artists of Russia, who began to work in the technique of portraiture, including portraying secular persons. Mostly he worked in St. Petersburg, but also in Moscow, was engaged in the restoration of church frescoes in Kiev. His preferred technique was oil painting, but he also painted miniatures and icons.
The work done by Joan Miro during the Spanish Civil War has special meaning and meaning. In Paris, the great artist began attending drawing classes at the Grand-Schaumier school, and learned a special technique of performance. Miro restored the idea of a human figure at a time when he blamed his country for the events that had occurred.
In 1912, Pablo Picasso painted a very original picture of A Table in a Cafe (Bottle of Perno). This is a kind of still life of the artist’s favorite drink, which he often depicted in his works, but on this canvas for the first time there was an attempt to depict a bottle of absinthe in the new Cubism style. During this period of creativity, the famous artist often resorted to an unusual writing technique in which objects were depicted in in the form of small homogeneous parts or broken mirrors, without smooth and harmonious structures.
The portrait of M. Rumyantseva belongs to the so-called “gallery of old women” belonging to the pen of Alexei Antropov. The work is done on canvas, oil. Date of writing - 1764. The artist captured Maria Andreevna in a light cape trimmed with lace. The ajar floor of the satin robe shows the distinguishing sign of a lady of state with a portrait of Empress Elizabeth, made in the form of a cameo in the middle of a diamond scattering.
Furniture in red covers. The bottle on the table, which received a huge image with the play of shadows. Tablecloth, thrown on the table. And a lot of black alarming shadows scattered in space. Red covers create uncertainty - it is unclear what kind of furniture is under them — what true shape and color are hidden behind this red curtain.