Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Filipp Malyavin

Filipp Malyavin (Russian, 1869-1940) studied under the great Ilya Repin, and you can see his influence on the work of Nicolai Fechin. He’s known for his portrayal of Russian peasants and a brilliant use of color. The varying patterns of the peasants clothing convey an abstract sense.

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