Now it’s Russian art at the auctions!

Ilya Repin's "They did not expect him"

One of my favorite Russian artists is Ilya Repin. The painting above is called “They did not expect him.” It is in Moscow’s Tretyakov Gallery. I always enjoy seeing it. Repin was one of the “Peredvizhniki” or “The Wanderers.” These famous artists in … [Read more...]

Russian Art ~ As I see it.

A few words about Russian art which is too little known in the West and was pretty well unknown to me on my first trip in 1991. But, I was an avid learner. Everyone knows about The Hermitage. That is not Russian art. It is one of the world’s most … [Read more...]