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Collection Great artists has filled up volume Surikov


In Syktyvkar and on all Republic Komi on March, 24th sales of the twenty sixth volume from a collection « have begun; Great artists » — « Surikov ».

Once in a workshop to Surikovu (1848 - 1916) the Moscow general - governor Sergey Aleksandrovich, the person rough and unpleasant has glanced, and has wanted to buy one of etudes to « to Boyar Morozovoj ». « How much is? » - the Grand duke has asked. « ten thousand! » - has responded frankly disliking governor Surikov. « How much?! At me and money such is not present! » - the sum and truth was mad. Paul Tretjakov, the Tretyakov gallery founder, has paid Surikovu for « Morning streletskoj executions » 8000 roubles. And to Shishkin for it « Morning in pine wood » - 4000 roubles. « save, your highness, save » - Surikov has shrugged shoulders.

Perhaps, also there were among Russian artists of the master more talented, but more abruptly Vasily Surikova character was not anybody.


we Will remind, the project of the publishing house « » started in the end of September. Every Thursday in booths and shops of Syktyvkar and republic together with « it is possible to buy the book from 30 - languid meeting of painting of the best artists of the world.

the Firm cover, a magnificent paper, qualitative illustrations (more than 50 in each book), not dull text about authors and their works – it does a book collection by a remarkable gift to the family, friends and colleagues.

One volume of a series costs 159 roubles.

to Buy books it is possible in booths « Mails of Russia » in booths and shops of networks « art - info » « the Reader » in a trading network « Allsorts » and in TSUMe.


the Additional information can be received by phone in Syktyvkar: (8212 24 - 46 - 74 and on e - a mail: kp@kp. komi. ru.