At the exhibition there are presented for the first time in Russia the works by the well-known Canadian animal painter, naturalist and active greener Robert Bateman. The exhibition is organized by the Russian Museum, Ludwig museum in the Russian Museum and by the Foundation for International Art and Education (Bethesda, USA). About 50 animal paintings show the wide knowledges of Bateman, his deep understanding of nature and respectful relation to the beauty and diversity of the life on the Earth.
Specially for the exhibition the painter created three paintings. The brown bear as the symbol of Russia is depicted on one of these works.
7 december 2017—26 march 2018
The first monographic exhibition of one of the major Russian sculptors of animals of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Artemy Ober, presents wax and terracotta maquettes, bronze sculptures, medals, vases, and drawings from the collection of the Russian Museum and other collections.
23 november 2017—12 february 2018
Gérard de la Barthe, French painter and watercolorist, worked in Russia between 1787 and 1810. In the late 1790s, he created a series of watercolors and paintings depicting views of Moscow and its suburbs that earned him a reputation as a skillful landscape painter, view painter, and “figurist” masterfully rendering the everyday life of a big city.
The collection of masterpieces, chosen by the Russian Museum will allow you to make a first impression of the collection of the Russian Museum.
Russian Museum - one of the world's largest museums and is perhaps the only country where such a full treasure of national culture are presented.
Virtual tour of the museum complex. 2009 (Rus., Eng., Ger., Fin.)
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