Rus News Journal

the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation watches a situation round manor Turgeneva in France

Moscow, 10 deck - News. the Russian foreign policy department watches closely development of a situation round Ivan Turgeneva`s manor " Ash-trees " under French Buzhivalem, head has declared on Thursday the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Andrey Nesterenko.

Turgenev has bought manor under Buzhivalem in 1874, here he has written and has finished some of the most considerable products, accepted Flaubert, Zolja and Maupassant. In August, 1883 he has died in " Ash-trees " in the room on the second floor. In 1978 the manor was redeemed at the auctions by a city administration of Sel - Sen - Klju located over manor.

answering a question that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation is going to do in connection with MSG that the house museum faces bankruptcy, Nesterenko has noticed that " this question well-known already certain time ".

" We round a house museum of Turgeneva under Buzhivalem watch closely development of a situation in the Ministry for Foreign Affairs. I can tell that from the moment of creation in 1983 in manor Turgeneva territory in Buzhivale a private house museum of the writer, to preservation of this historical monument both our ministry, and embassy of the Russian Federation in France, pays steadfast ATTN " - has noted Nesterenko.

He has underlined that the Russian side supports constant contact to the French authorities, including a city administration of Sel - Sen - Klju, and also W the ministry of culture of France and association of friends of Turgeneva.

Nesterenko has reminded that else in 2003 the municipality within two decades incurring of the budget expenses, solid enough, under the site and building maintenance, has raised the question ABT sale of possession, and only thanks to persevering efforts of the Russian side W Frenchmen the understanding has been reached that the house museum of Turgeneva will be saved on the former areas.

" we Will hope that this problem will be resolved in interests of preservation of this historical monument which 4 us, Russians, has special value, and this question will be removed from the agenda " - has added Nesterenko.