The first monographic exhibition of one of the major Russian sculptors of animals of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Artemy Ober, presents a comprehensive collection of his works, acquired by the Russian Museum from his widow, N. F. Ober, in 1935. The exhibition will also include works from other collections. One-of-a-kind wax and terracotta maquettes, bronze sculptures, medals, vases, and drawings make up an extensive and substantial display of 87 items. A friend of A. N. Benois and K. A. Somov, an active member of the Mir Iskusstva Society, A. L. Ober was captured in many sketches by these artists, the most exciting of which are included in the exhibition.
22 february—10 april 2018
Alexej von Jawlensky (1864-1941) was a contemporary, associate and friend of Wassily Kandinsky, Gabriele Munter, Paul Klee and many other famous artists, and yet a talented and original painter himself. The work of his son Andreas is less widely known, but nevertheless notable. The exhibition includes more than 20 paintings, documentary and archive materials.
15 february—28 may 2018
The exhibition including over 500 objects offers a perspective on how Russian internal and geopolitical transformations, in which Empress Catherine II played a major part, were reflected in fine and applied arts of the late 18th century.
The collection of masterpieces, chosen by the Russian Museum will allow you to make a first impression of the collection of the Russian Museum.
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Virtual tour of the museum complex. 2009 (Rus., Eng., Ger., Fin.)
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