Urban romance. Paintings of Russian artists XIX – early XX century
The album presents works by Russian artists, demonstrating the influence of musical culture in the daily life of XIX – early XX century. Many painters were excellent musicians, studied singing,
arranged music and poetry readings, themselves composed verses and melodies, and their pictures are often born under the influence of popular songs and romances. As part of an exclusive project Tretyakov Gallery familiar mit new audiences with his collection.
This publication was prepared by the eponymous exhibition at the Taganrog Museum of Art
August 28 – October 31, 2014
The State Tretyakov Gallery