The Irbit State Museum of Fine Arts was founded on January 3, 1972.
Currently, the museum is actually the only specialized museum of engraving and drawing in Russia.
The museum collection has over 15,000 works and is divided into two main blocks:
- “Masters of engraving and drawing of the XV-XX centuries. Europe and Russia ”;
- “Masters of the Ural art of the XX century. Painting, graphics, sculpture and arts and crafts. ”
Source: Museum site