Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Tarquin and Lucretia for the First Time in Pushkin Museum
26.12.2006 11:07
Tarquin and Lucretia for the First Time in Pushkin Museum

The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts in Moscow will be displaying for the first time the painting Tarquin and Lucretia by the great Flemish painter Peter Rubens.
      
      After the victory over fascists the painting was exported from Germany to the USSR as a war trophy.
      
      The owners of the canvass in Russia were non-connoisseurs who had no idea of the paintings great value and for decades it was kept in a roll in a usual Moscow flat. The painting needed serious restoration. Upon restoration the painting has been returned to the world heritage and can be seen by numerous visitors of the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
      
      The painting was first exhibited in Russia last year, in the Hermitage Museum.
      
      The famous canvass will be on display in the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts till April 30, 2007.
      
      Address: Hall 11, bldg 12, Volkhonka Street, Moscow
      
      Source: rian.ru


Tags:      

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Peter Greenway's Film on Sergey Eisenstein Acquired for Russian Distribution
08.06.2015
Bell Ringing Festival Comes to Irkutsk Region
07.07.2015
Exhibition for 80th Anniversary of Alfred Schnittke
13.03.2015
Life Theater of Artist Pavel Fedotov
27.02.2015
Winners of Strugatsky Award Announced
24.06.2015



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Russian Literature  Kaliningrad Region  Korkino  Russian history  the Crimea  Nezhnaya Cave  Murmansk  Russian International  Igor Sikorsky  Russian politics  National Rating Agency  Oscar  Israel  Painting  Tsaritsyno  Fires  Vladimir Region  videos from Russia  South Stream  Dolls  Yekaterina Savinova  VIM-Avia  Krasnodar Flood  2008 August war  Burial Grounds  farming  human behaviour  Architecture of St. Petersburg  Telegram  Igor Sechin  Taiga  Central Bank  Ruble  Moscow  Russian tourism  Film Distribution  Warm places  Shows in Moscow   Comets  Kirov Region  children  Moscow events  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian transport  Regina Spektor  Russian business  Russian Cinema  Archeology  Republic of Ingushetia  Ukraine crisis 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites