Description of the artwork «Maslenitsa. Rostov the Great»
Author's etching “Maslenitsa. Rostov the Great ”is one of a series of engravings that make up the exclusive book publication“ Cities of Russia on Holidays. The book tells about twelve cities, about twelve holidays of Russia. On the page there is a map of the golden ring, and with the image of the arms of cities, ornament, initial letters. The album has twenty-six prints depicting city holidays and pages with tests about the history of cities and the history of holidays. Etching “Maslenitsa. Rostov Veliky ”depicts festivities in Maslenitsa. It depicts a view of the beginning of the 19th century near the walls and numerous domes of the Rostov Kremlin and the Assumption Cathedral in Rostov the Great.
etching, printing paper, ink for intaglio printing on an oil basis.
Creative workshop of the printing house "Art Grad". Igor Chernyshov