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Description of the painting "Unknown", Kramskoy, 1883

Unknown - Ivan Nikolaevich Kramskoy. 75x99 Before us is a city fashionista. Big black eyes surrounded by magnificent eyelashes, full lips, thick eyebrows, soft oval of the face, eastern nose. The oriental beauty proudly looks at the viewer, sitting in an open stroller. The winter city landscape serves as the background for the portrait. But the background is very delicate, unobtrusive and secondary.
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Italian Morning, Bryullov, 1823

Italian morning - Karl Pavlovich Bryullov. 62х65Work is filled with tenderness, trembling innocence, refined beauty. The southern, delicate sun caresses the back of the heroine, chastely shading her young chest and face. Reflecting from a stream of fountain water, the light emphasizes the face features of the heroine: a classic nose, full lips, half-closed eyelids with black eyelashes, under which black southern eyes can hardly be guessed.
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Perfume Museum in Barcelona

Externally, “Regia” is an ordinary perfume shop in Paseo de Gracia, and even local residents sometimes don’t know that in its depths, behind the windows, there is a museum that is not inferior to the best expositions of the world in this area. The museum appeared in 1961 at the store as a private collection of perfumes and everything connected with it.
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Sculptures in Prague

It is difficult to imagine a city with a large number of different sculptures, monuments, monuments than Prague. One of the features of the Czech capital is the abundance of modern city sculpture, unusual, non-standard, controversial and so attractive. Without a doubt, historical city sculpture (monument to Charles IV, St. Wenceslas, Jan Hus, Jan Zizka) tells about the difficult and full of tragic events in the history of the Czech Republic.
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Hall of Aurora, Giovanni Francesco Barbieri Guercino

Author: Giovanni Francesco Barbieri GverchinoMuseum: Ceiling lamp of the casino of the Villa Ludovisi (Rome) Year: Circa 1621⇐ Click on image to enlarge Description of the painting: Hall of Aurora - Giovanni Francesco Barbieri Gverchino. Around 1621 Gverchino lived in Rome from 1621 to 1623. During this period he created several remarkable works, including frescoes on the ceilings of two floors of the Villa Ludovisi, commissioned by Cardinal Ludovisi, the nephew of the Pope.
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Museum of bread in Izmailovo

Today we will go to Izmailovo. In 97, the construction of the Izmailovsky Kremlin began here. It was created on the basis of architectural motives of the very palace economy, which was located in these places. Izmailovsky Kremlin is a whole city. Walking along its streets is very interesting, but even better, go to one of the towers.
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