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The People's War is On. 1941-1945

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Alexander Deineka. A Defense of Sevastopol. 1942. Oil on canvas. 200х400.
23 april 2015—6 july 2015
The main purpose of the exhibition devoted to the 70th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War is to show the facts of war through the eyes of its witnesses and participants in painting, graphic works and sculpture that had been created during those years. The exhibition shows the works of such artists as G. Vereisky, A. Deineka, P. Konchalovsky, P. Kotov, Kukryniksyi, V. Lishev, D. Mochalsky, V. Mukhina, Y. Nikolaev, A.Pakhomov, Y. Pimenov, A. Rusakov, V. Pakulin, I. Serebryanyi, I.Toidze, A.Yar-Kravchenko and others.

The exhibition also comprises studies, sketches, photographs and fragments of documentary chronicles that captured the true atmosphere of the war.

V. Serov. Keep Town of Lenin against the Enemy! 1941. Autolithograph. 60 х 85.2 V. Proshkin. Portrait of Guerilla S. Oil on canvas. 46 x 36.2 I. Serebryany. Coming into Attack. 1942. Study. Oil on canvas. 58 x 100.5 V. Milutina.Bunker. 1943. From the Defence Road series. Pencil on paper. 29 x 20.2. Alexander Deineka. A Defense of Sevastopol. 1942. Oil on canvas. 200х400. Photo Tatiana Gord Photo Tatiana Gord Photo Tatiana Gord Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner

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Gifts to the Russian Museum from Artists and Collectors. Selected Works. 1898–2019

Gifts to the Russian Museum from Artists and Collectors. Selected Works. 1898–2019

29 july—14 november 2020

To mark the 125th anniversary of the Russian Museum, such an exhibition will be shown in all of its palaces, bringing together items of different epochs and donors, including the imperial family (Alexander III, Nicholas II, Grand Dukes), famous patrons of the arts and many others. General sponsor of the exhibition - VTB Bank.

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Memory! Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War

Memory! Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War

9 may—14 november 2020

To celebrate the 75th anniversary of Victory Day, the Russian Museum announced an exhibition called "Memory! Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War" which will be held in the Benois Wing.

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