BY NICHOLAS FORREST | AUGUST 24, 2016 Russia’s State Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow is celebrating the 200th anniversary of the birth of Russian painter Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky 1817-1900 with a major monographic exhibition of the artist’s work. Born in the town of Feodosiya in Crimea,…
The spectacular seascape “The Ninth Wave" by Russian marine painter Ivan Aivazovsky has returned to Russia after being exhibited in Japan where it was seen by over 300,000 people.
The famous painting has safely returned to its permanent home at Russian Museum in St Petersburg…
Fragments of more than ten paintings were found during the submarine expedition "Neptune" on the ship that sank in 1895. Among them are supposedly works by famous Russian painter Ivan Aivazovsky.
The steamer lies at the bottom of the sea at a 40-meter depth just…