Monday, September 29, 2014

Off to Russia - Evgenia Petrovna Antipova 1917-2009


Today is the perfect day to escape into the bright, sun-filled paintings of Evgenia Petrovna Antipova, a Russian painter, watercolorist, graphic artist, and art teacher who worked in Leningrad (Saint Petersburg) & is regarded as one of the brightest representatives of the Leningrad school of painting.


Evgenia Petrovna Antipova (Russian artist, 1917-2009) A Waitress 1964



Evgenia Petrovna Antipova (Russian artist, 1917-2009) Still Life with Strawberries 1960



Evgenia Petrovna Antipova (Russian artist, 1917-2009) Books at the Window 1963



Evgenia Petrovna Antipova (Russian artist, 1917-2009) Lida 1964



Evgenia Petrovna Antipova (Russian artist, 1917-2009) Kitchen Table 1963



Evgenia Petrovna Antipova (Russian artist, 1917-2009) Apples in Baskets 1986



Evgenia Petrovna Antipova (Russian artist, 1917-2009) A Girl from Perseslavl 1964



Evgenia Petrovna Antipova (Russian artist, 1917-2009) Still Life 1964



Evgenia Petrovna Antipova (Russian artist, 1917-2009) Among the Camomiles 1994



Evgenia Petrovna Antipova (Russian artist, 1917-2009) Girl in a Garden 1964



Evgenia Petrovna Antipova (Russian artist, 1917-2009) Peonies in the Garden 1978



Evgenia Petrovna Antipova (Russian artist, 1917-2009) Bird in Cherry Tree 1968


Saturday, September 27, 2014

Off to Russia - Nathan Altman 1889-1970

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Nathan Altman (Russian artist, (1889-1970) Lady With A Dog, Portrait Of Esther Schwartzmann 1911


Nathan Altman (Russian artist, (1889-1970) Jug and Tomatoes 1912


Nathan Altman (Russian artist, (1889-1970) Portrait Of Anna Akhmatova 1914


Thursday, September 25, 2014

Off to Russia - Robert Falk 1886-1958

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1917 Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Portrait of a Woman 1917


Robert Rafailovich Falk Роберт Рафаилович Фальк was born in Moscow. From 1903-1904, he studied art in the studios of Konstantin Yuon & Ilya Mashkov. From 1905-1909, he studied at the Moscow School of Painting, Sculpture & Architecture with Konstantin Korovin & Valentin Serov.


1907 Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Lisa in the Sunlight 1907


In 1910, he co-founded the artistic group Knave of Diamonds, which considered Paul Cézanne the only painter worth following & felt that the rest of visual art to be too trivial & bourgeois. Falk's paintings consisted of sculptured form using many layers of different paints.


1910 Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Lisa in an Armchair 1910


From 1918-1928, Falk taught at VKhUTEMAS (State Higher Artistic and Technical Workshops). In 1928, he traveled France, returning to Moscow in 1938, where he worked in isolation, until he died.


1910 Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Lady in a Yellow Blouse 1910


1910 Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Portrait of a Woman 1910


Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Still Life


1914 Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Portrait of a Woman in Pink 1914


Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Artificial Flowers


1918 Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Lady in Read 1918


1922 Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Woman in a Red Bodice 1922


1923 Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Woman with a White Bandage 1923


1929 Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Portrait of Naryshkina, Paris 1929


1929 Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Portrait of Naryshkina, Paris 1929


1930 Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Oranges in a Basket 1930


1935 Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Woman in a Blue 1935


1938 Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Girl with Braids 1938


1940 Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Aganinst a Siusane Background 1940


1944 Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Woman in a Yellow Blouse 1944


1947 Wearing a White Shawl the Artist's Wife A.Shchiokin-Krotova 1947


1951 Robert Falk (Russian painter, 1886-1958) Still Life 1951


Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Off to Russia - Pavel Filonov 1883-1941



1913 Pavel Filonov (Russian painter, 1883-1941) Mother


1914 Pavel Filonov (Russian painter, 1883-1941) The Dairy Women


1914 Pavel Filonov (Russian painter, 1883-1941) Portrait of Evdokia Glebova


1915 Pavel Filonov (Russian painter, 1883-1941) Portrait of E N Glebova


1924 Pavel Filonov (Russian painter, 1883-1941) A Family Portrait


1924 Pavel Filonov (Russian painter, 1883-1941) The Beast


Sunday, September 21, 2014

Off to Russia - Victor Borisov-Musatov 1870-1905



Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) Tapestry 1901


Victor Elpidiforovich Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870 - 1905) was known for his unique Post-Impressionistic style which mixed symbolism, pure decorative style, and realism. Together with Mikhail Vrubel he is often referred to as the creator of Russian Symbolism style.


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) A Lady in a Blue Dress 1905


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) Two Ladies A Study for Harmony 1899-1900


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) A Girl in the Sunlight Study 1897


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) A Spring Sun


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) Woman with a Shawl


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) A Walk at Sunset 1903


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) A Lady in Blue 1902


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) Autumn Mood 1899


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) A Lady


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) Flowers in May 1894


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) Self Portrait with Sister 1898


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) Silence 1900


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) Harmony 1899-1900


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) The Reservoir 1902


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) On the Terrace 1903


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905)


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) Light at Sunset 1904


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) Autumn Mood 1901


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) Sketch for a Tapestry Panel Spring Tale 1904-5


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) In the Park. 1901-1903.


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) Sketch for a Tapestry Panel Summer Melody 1904-5


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) Portrait of a Lady. 1902.


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) Sketch for a Tapestry Panel Autumn Evening 1904-5


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) Young Girl on the Balcony. 1900.


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) Requiem 1905


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) Young Girl with a Necklace. Study. 1904


Victor Borisov-Musatov (Russian artist, 1870-1905) The Emerald Necklace 1903-4