January 30, 2020 at 17.00 in the exhibition hall of the Voronezh Regional Art Museum. I.N. Kramskoy will host the grand opening of the exhibition “Portrait in Perspective. Museum collection V.A. Tropinin “.
Works from the collection of the Museum of V.A. Tropinin and Moscow artists of his time will be represented in Voronezh for the first time.
The exposition includes more than 40 portraits, the chronology of which covers three centuries at once – from the second half of the 18th century to the 40s of the 20th century.
Among the paintings – the work of the main portrait painter of Moscow Vasily Tropinin. The artist created a gallery of images of Muscovites from different estates of the 19th century and, while still a serf, was widely recognized among customers and professionals. In particular, the exhibition guests will be presented with paired portraits of representatives of the ancient merchant family of the Mazurins, who demonstrate the skill and talent of Tropinin, the uniqueness of his style and technique.
Also from the collection of the Museum of V.A. Tropinin will be presented two children’s portraits by P.M. Shamshina. These and other portraits give an idea of the world of childhood in the first half of the 19th century, which will surprise the modern public a lot.
In addition, the exhibition includes works of art by such outstanding Russian painters as: A.P. Antropov, I.P. Argunov, A.G. Warnek, S.V. Malyutin, as well as the work of foreign masters who worked in Russia: Louis Karavak, DB Damon Ortolani, K. Lasha, P.A. Rotary
Portraits from the collection of the Voronezh Regional Art Museum im. I.N. Kramskoy.
Cost of visiting the exhibition:
Full ticket – 300 rubles.
Reduced ticket (schoolchildren, students, senior citizens) – 200 rubles.
Members of the Union of Artists (upon presentation of a certificate) – free of charge.
Photography: mobile devices, the camera (no flash) – for free.
Amateur video recording (1 hour) – 300 rubles.
The exhibition will run until March 22, 2020.