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Description of the painting Paolo Veronese “Mourning of Christ”

Fine art of the time of the Renaissance speaks of a complete spiritual change in the popular fabric. There comes another time when some things cease to be relevant, and some gain public recognition. Thus, artists are looking for new ideas in accordance with the national mood. Paolo Veronese, being one of the most prominent representatives of the Venetian school of Italian painting, had an overwhelming influence on both contemporary artists and artists of subsequent decades.
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Description of Andrei Rublev’s icon “Meeting”

For the Orthodox world, the icon of Andrei Rublev “Meeting” is of particular importance. The Presentation is a Christian holiday that completes the Christmas holiday cycle. On this icon, we see not just the image of the saints, but the whole plot described on the pages of the New Testament. Virgin Mary on the fortieth day after the birth of Jesus came to the temple to consecrate her son to God.
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Description of the sculpture "Nika of Samothrace"

The statue of the winged goddess Niki is considered the most famous masterpiece of Greek art. It was discovered in the spring of 1863 on the island of Samothrace. Moved to the capital of France, and twenty years later installed on the stairs leading to the Louvre. Until now, people from different countries can admire the work of an unknown sculptor.
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Description of the painting by Gustav Klimt “Naked Truth”

Naked Truth is a picture that shocked contemporaries of Klimt. She was a daring challenge to stagnant looks and to everyone who believes that she can dictate to artists and how to create. If I may say so, with the help of this work the artist “showed the language” to his spiteful critics. The hero of the picture is a naked woman, depicted in full growth.
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