Monthly Archives: May 2017
For a correct understanding of the movement of the Pre-Raphaelites, it is necessary to identify the difference between its individual stages, stretching over several decades. It should be noted that many foreign historians and art critics are silent or deliberately distorting his progressive line, trying to limit the rebellion of the Pre-Raphaelites to a purely artistic field. Continue reading
The Russian critic V.V. Stasov appreciated the Barbizonians because “they did not decorate or sweeten, but conveyed the true forms of nature, the nature of Russian, French, and at the same time true their own impressions”.
The activities of these painters attracted the attention of many Russian writers, critics, and artists. Continue reading