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Celebess or elephants Celebess, Max Ernst - description of the painting

Celebess or Celebess elephants - Max Ernst. Oil on canvas The surrealistic creation of the violent imagination of Dadaist Ernst is a reflection of his perception of the world after the First World War. The picture shows clear traces of the military past - the monstrous figure on the canvas only vaguely resembles an elephant. Its individual elements are associated with a gas mask, a steam boiler, an iron helmet, a military destruction machine - a tank, and the fangs of the fantastic pseudo-elephant are very similar to two sharp blades.
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Eritrean Sibyl by Michelangelo Buonarroti - Description

Eritrean Sibyl - Michelangelo Buonarroti. Fresco: The Eritrean Sibyl is a fortune teller who predicted the beginning of the Trojan War, the fall of Troy, the flight of Aeneas from the dying city, the foundation of Rome and the prosperity of the empire. In addition, she was known as the author of numerous works on the work of the human body and predictions regarding the future of different countries and peoples.
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"Still life", Ivan Fomich Khrutsky - description of the painting

Still life - Ivan Fomich Khrutsky. 67 x 85. A wonderful art masterpiece was created by I. This work was done by a brush master in the heyday of his work, in the genre of painting flowers and fruits. The composition captivates with the magic of a fabulous palette. It has its own special personality. The canvas attracts attention with an abundance of flowers, fruits, berries.
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Description of the artwork "Ukrainian Night", Kuindzhi, 1876

Ukrainian night - Kuindzhi. 79x162 Work is considered one of the most poetic and, at the same time, crucial in the work of the master. Starting this night, the artist refuses the romantic orientation of his works, attaching greater importance to decorativeness and exoticism. The painting made a strong impression on the audience who saw in it echoes of Pushkin's poetry and Gogol's prose.
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Self Portrait, Paul Gauguin, 1893

Self portrait - Paul Gauguin. 46 x 38 cm Gauguin’s self-portrait in a hat was started at the end of the first Tahitian period, and was already finished in Paris. Gauguin’s art lovers will immediately draw attention not to the artist himself, but to the background on which he captured himself. On the right side of the picture you can clearly see another famous work of the author - the canvas "The spirit of the dead does not sleep".
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Moscow Hockey Museum, hockey hall of fame

Hockey museums are in Canada, Finland, and the Czech Republic. But in Russia, which, without a doubt, is one of the most powerful hockey countries, there has not yet been such a museum. However, a hockey glory hall appeared, but so far it exists outside of space, exclusively in the archives of the hockey federation.
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