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Recollection of Italy. Testimony

15 october 2003—14 january 2004
The exhibition will showcase works of painting, sculpture, graphics, and applied art from collections of the Russian Museum and museums of Rome, Naples, Florence, and Milan, as well as from private Italian collections. Works included in the exhibition provide evidence of artistic, international, and family contacts established between Russia and Italy in 18-19th cc. Since mid 18th century relationship between St Petersburg and Italy have been not purely official and have included not only diplomatic missions, delegations and gift exchange between members of royal families. Intricate relationship between different Russian and Italian families let find out interesting facts about artists and people depicted, clients and mediators, as well as destiny of works of art themselves. The exhibition has been organized on the initiative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Italian Republic with the help of the Consulate General of Italy in St Petersburg. It was dated to the tercentenary of St Petersburg.
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Folk Art of the Nizhny Novgorod Region

Folk Art of the Nizhny Novgorod Region

21 december 2017—26 march 2018

The exhibition amasses impressive handiwork by artisans of the Niznny Novgorod Region, including unique pieces of Khokhloma and Gorodets painting, metalware, women costumes, wooden toys, and ceramic ware.

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Henryk Siemiradzki and Russian Artists’ Colony in Rome

Henryk Siemiradzki and Russian Artists’ Colony in Rome

20 december 2017—2 april 2018

Henryk Siemiradzki (1843–1902), graduate of the St. Petersburg Academy of Arts, is one of the most prominent masters of the late 19th century European academic painting. His career in art was closely interwoven with Rome. The exhibition will unite 125 artworks by Siemiradzki and his contemporaries, Russian academic painters and sculptors, who worked in the Eternal City in the second half of the 19th century and the early 20th century.

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Virtual tour of the museum complex. 2009 (Rus., Eng., Ger., Fin.)

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