In the articles, Russian and foreign experts research the interaction between Petr Konchalovsky's oeuvre and the world art tendencies of the late 19th - early 20th centuries: from Cézannism to Fauvism, Primitivism, main trends of Russian Avant-garde. They analyse the thematic variety of his works as well as periods of the artist's interest in nature and subject, works and techniques of old masters: Rembrandt, Titian. The book includes chronicle of Petr Konchalovsky's life and work, excerpts from his memoirs and reminiscences of contemporaries.
The publication was supported by the Government of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, the Petr Konchalovsky Foundation, Gazprom and VTB Bank.
Articles: V. Gusev, M. Litvinova
Palace Editions, St Petersburg, 2010
60 pages; 50 coloured illustrations
Format: 23 x 21 cm; Russian
Editor-in-chief: E. Petrova; Articles: E. Lysak, N. Lysak, T. Chudinovskaya, I. Belyaeva.
Palace Editions, St Petersburg, 2010.
208 pages; 174 coloured illustrations and 25 photographs.
Format: 32 x 24 cm; English, Chinese, Russian.
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