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Description of Nikolai Yaroshenko's painting “Everywhere is Life”

Yaroshenko is a Russian wanderer, an extremely versatile person. He gave preference to portraits and plot scenes (as rules from the life of the peasantry, with the so-called “people's longing”), worked in the style of realism, sometimes provoking with his paintings a lot of controversy and extremely versatile reactions from both viewers and critics.
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Description of the painting by Ivan Khrutsky “Girl with fruits”

Khrutsky managed to depict in his picture the whole depth of a young girl's soul. We see that a spacious meadow near the house is flooded by the sun, it beautifully illuminates the face of the baby, which, despite her age, looks smart enough and even experienced. It seems that the girl has already gone through a lot in her life. It is interesting that, despite her young age, the girl does not look mischievous and restless.
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Description of the painting by Ivan Kulikov "Happy Holiday"

Ivan Kulikov is a famous artist who describes the real life of the Russian people. At first, his work was limited to scenes from the life of ordinary villagers. Then his paintings acquired a historical genre. He began to describe the idealized life of the boyars. In 1911, he created one of the most striking paintings of this kind, entitled “Happy Holidays!
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Description of the painting Francisco de Goya "The grape harvest"

Francisco Goya's "Grape Harvest" was painted in 1786. Currently, the work adorns the National Prado Museum in Madrid. The dimensions of the canvas are as much as 267.5 by 190.5 cm. By style, the work can be attributed to Rococo, Classicism, Realism. The canvas depicts a young woman in a yellowish dress, surrounded by other people, namely: a child, another woman and sitting in an important pose by a man.
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