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Description of the painting Nikolai Krymov "River"

The canvas "River" painted by Krymov, written in 1926, is the property of the Moscow Tretyakov Gallery. The artist liked to depict the rich landscapes of the Russian provinces, filling them with warmth and love for his native nature. As if on a hill, we are considering a small river bordered by lush green bushes.
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Description of the painting by Edgar Degas "Self Portrait"

Before us are two self-portraits of the great artist Edgar Degas. Why two self-portraits at once? They are simply made in different years. At the first self-portrait, Degas is still young and inexperienced, and he still has everything ahead and he still has a lot to go through and bear all the hardships of fate. Work on masterpieces, disappointments from destiny and in personal life of sorrow and victory is still ahead.
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Description of the painting by Hans Holbein "Ambassadors"

Holbein is one of the greatest German artists, who created his own style in painting, preferred portraits and genre scenes. His "Ambassadors" is a picture showing two people frozen at a table littered with trifles. Here is a lute, and an open book, and a book laid with a fabric bookmark, and a globe, and scrolls, and a candle.
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Description of the artwork Qi Baishi Eagle on a pine

The painting "Eagle on a Pine" containing elements of calligraphy, which belongs to the brush of Chinese artist Qi Baishi, was sold at a Beijing auction for 425.5 million yuan, which in terms of dollars is 65.4 million. The auction at which this painting was sold was held on May 22 by the China Guardian auction house.
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