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Shipwreck, William Turner - description of the painting

Shipwreck - William Turner. 170.5 x 241.5 cm Very few artists, with all the greatness of their talent, could convey the beauty and tragedy of the open spaces. Among such unique creators are Ivan Aivazovsky and William Turner. Amazing in its strength and dramatic embodiment, the painting “Shipwreck” was written by the famous English artist in 1805.
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First abstract watercolor, Kandinsky

The first abstract watercolor is Vasily Kandinsky. 49.6 x 64.8 cm This simple name of the picture is justified, because this is really the first abstract work of the master. it is also known under the more one "speaking" name - "Untitled" .In 1910 Wassily Kandinsky proclaimed the pointlessness of the basic principle of its future work.
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Painting Absinthe Lover, Edouard Manet - description

Absinthe lover - Edouard Manet. 81x106 cmPicture "Absinthe Lover" was presented to the Salon in 1859. Manet created this sad story clearly under the influence of the Spanish masters: Velazquez, Goya, Ribera. They say that Mane got the job spontaneously - once he met a middle-aged gentleman whose appearance betrayed his poor financial situation.
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