Painters Paintings Boris Mikhailovich Kustodiev (1878-1927): Winter (detail), 1916, Private collect…
Painters Work Boris Mikhailovich Kustodiev (1878-1927): Winter (element), 1916, Non-public assortment . .
Probably the greatest cherished disciples of Ilya Repin, Kustodiev expressed himself greatest in landscapes and style portray and depicting on a regular basis life within the province and the lives of the retailers. Kustodiev dreamed of portray a sometimes Russian canvas. He aspired to making a story that will incorporate the color of on a regular basis nationwide life, however the artist by no means sacrificed his portray for narration; the theme of his works together with this winter panorama, was all the time subservient to purely pictorial goals.
He as soon as stated : “I have no idea if I’ve made and expressed all that I wanted: love of life, pleasure, vivacity, my beloved ‘Russianness’ — that was the one ‘topic’ of my footage.”