|Parthenon Temple of Athena, 1882, Vasily Polenov--a good deal |
more rugged looking than when I was there 130 years later
Copyright, Jim LaneMcDonald's by the Wall, Tallin, Estonia, 2012, Jim Lane.
I like to paint the little ironies I find in traveling. The walls
and towers date from 1346. McDonald's, from about 1990.
|Christ and the Sinner, 1886-87, Vasily Polenov.|
A preliminary drawing for the work is at lower right.
|Vasily Polenov Self-portrait, 1901|
|Polenov's Head of Christ in two separate studies. He commonly worked first in |
pencil then created a preliminary color study in oils before starting the final painting.
|Assumption Cathedral in Vladimir, 1860,|
Vasily Polenov, one of his earliest works.
|The Raising of Jairus' Daughter, 1871, Vasily Polenov.|
|Moscow Courtyard, 1878, Vasily Polenov|
|An Olive Tree in the Garden of |
Gethsemane, 1882, Vasily Polenov
|Grandmother's Garden, 1878, Vasily Polenov|
|Montenegrin, 1876, |
|The Bylinas Narrator, Nikita, |
Bogdanov, 1876, Vasily Polenov