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Konstantin
Makovsky
Russia 
1839−1915
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The myth of the impoverished and unrecognized artist whose works become popular only after their creator's death, is one of the most unfounded, yet firmly rooted in the minds of art lovers. Attempts to get a good deal are still considered a low and disgraceful thing. Arthive is about to prove that famous artists not only sought to sell their works at a high price, but also often achieved great…

Michail Schnittmann
Michail Schnittmann
, April 29 10:39 PM 1
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Thank! Very competent article. The story with Veaskiz was read for the first time last year in the National Gallery of Art of Washington under the portrait of Pope Innocent.
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Michail Schnittmann
Michail Schnittmann
, April 29 10:43 PM 0
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Sorry, mistake: Velazquez of course. It is difficult to imagine - Velazquez, who at 50 years old is not seen at point blank range in Rome. What can we say about us sinners?
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Konstantin Makovsky. Portrait of V.V. Bakhrushina, nee Nosovoy
Portrait of V.V. Bakhrushina, nee Nosovoy
Konstantin Makovsky
1901, 104×71 cm
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