Ivan Shishkin

Parkstone International
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Russian countryside is some of the world’s most lovely, from the celebrated explosions of wild flowers that fill its forests in the spring, to the icy winter tundra that defeated the advances of Napoleon and Hitler, and provided the backdrop for the drama of many of Russian literature’s celebrated scenes. And no one immortalized it better than Ivan Shishkin (1832-1898), a Russian landscape painter. In this comprehensive work of scholarship, Irina Shuvalova and Victoria Charles make a thorough examination of Shishkin’s work.
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Victoria Charles received her PhD in Art History. She has published extensively on the history of art and has contributed to Art Information, an international guide to contemporary art. She is also a regular contributor to journals and magazines on the subject. Victoria Charles has recently been a part of the collaborative book project 1000 Drawings of Genius.

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Parkstone International
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Published on
Mar 10, 2014
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Pages
246
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ISBN
9781783102532
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Language
English
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Art / General
Art / History / Modern (late 19th Century to 1945)
Art / Individual Artists / Monographs
Art / Russian & Former Soviet Union
Art / Subjects & Themes / Landscapes & Seascapes
Art / Techniques / Painting
Art / Techniques / Printmaking
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