"Bavarian rose" - Empress Sissi. Ceremonial portraits, drama, life (part 2)
Two years later, a son was born in the family — crown Prince Rudolf, who, of course, was immediately taken under the care of his grandmother and attracted her caregivers.…

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The history of the collection (part 1)
The collection of Italian paintings is one of the most important sections of the Museum's art gallery: it has more than five hundred and fifty works and chronologically covers the…

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THE INFLUENCE OF PAINTINGS BY CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS ON OUR LIVES
Special sensuality in each canvas In today's world of hustle and bustle, metal and glass, so often lacks the wonderful greenery of nature, the warmth of sunlight, understanding of life…

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TRUE MASTERPIECES OF OUR TIME

Learn to distinguish the real painting from dull hack-work.

Selling paintings is a promising business! Especially today, when the paintings are not only an object of admiration, a manifestation of individualism, but also a profitable investment. Therefore, many people tend to buy a picture or make an order for a portrait.
BUT HOW TO DISTINGUISH REAL PAINTING
from mediocre hack, which flooded the markets and underpasses? Let’s try to understand…

These experts use to establish the original of various methods: microscopes, magnifying the image, x-ray, ultraviolet and infrared radiation, x-ray fluorescence analysis (XRD) canvases.

Of course, ordinary people such expertise canvases beyond their strength, and in General, not too necessary. After all, we do not seek to buy a painting by van Gogh, Salvador Dali, Velasquez, Shishkin or Raphael.

Our purpose-to get a good cloth of modern masters that it was pleasant to an eye and to soul joyfully. Therefore, the most reliable – is to buy a picture or buy a portrait to order in competent galleries, and not from random people.

First, in galleries and studios simple daub no one to put up for sale will not. And secondly, in such institutions there are always experts who will help to make the right choice according to Your wishes and opportunities.

It is not superfluous to inquire about the personality of the artist, to get acquainted with his creative biography, personal exhibitions, titles and regalia. The presence in the biography of such indicators as membership in the Union of Artists of Russia, receiving special awards, conferring the title of Honored or People’s artist of Russia will be evidence of the highest skill and recognition.

You can also get information from the Unified register of professional artists of Russia, where each author is assigned a category. There are also international catalogs and ratings of artists based on the investment attractiveness of the authors.

Always a good purchase!

The life and amazing adventures of Ivan Myasoedov
Ivan Myasoedov did not resemble a stereotypical artist, as he was used to seeing the layman. He could tie a knot in a poker, appear in public in the buff,…

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The history of the collection (part 4)
Work on completing the section of Italian painting has intensified significantly since the late 1960s. The author of these lines, having begun at that time his professional career as the…

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Principal ballet of the century: Oscar Schlemmer and the Bauhaus theatre
The XX century was generous with artistic experiments, performances, plexus of different types of art, plotless, symbolic, abstract, provocative actions. But with all this defiant diversity, there is one theatrical…

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EXPENSIVE PICTURE AS INCREASE OF OWN PRESTIGE
Increase of own prestige by means of painting. Collecting paintings is an expensive and prestigious hobby. Who is the most gambling collector who buys the most expensive paintings? In the…

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