EXCURSION TO THE WORLD OF BATIK
There are several types of batik - hot, cold, free painting. They differ in the way the fabric is backed up. As a reserve in hot batik wax is used.…

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OIL ART PAINTS
Artistic paints consist of colored powder - a pigment and a binder, which holds together the smallest particles. In painting, mainly inorganic dyes are used, as more resistant, less often…

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PRINCIPAL GOLITSYN COLLECTIONS

A few years ago, unfortunately, the late Ksenia Sergeevna Egorova, a great connoisseur of the old West European masters, was already working on a scientific catalog of the Dutch and Flemish paintings in the collection of the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts. A.S.Pushkina, reviewed old inventories and catalogs in the archives of the State Hermitage Museum. Then she advised me to pay attention to the hand-written catalog of the Golitsyn collection, which lists many pictures of the German school, which should have interested me as the keeper of German painting of the Pushkin Museum. But, alas, fate decided in its own way, and Ksenia Sergeevna never knew what amazing gift she presented to me. Continue reading

HOW TO PHOTOGRAPHY UNDER WATER
Fans of underwater photography are constantly testing new equipment, looking for ways to get spectacular shots of people and marine fauna, and studying the opinions of colleagues on the forums.…

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4 epochs of the history of poetry
Four eras can be distinguished in the history of the world: - Iron Age; - the golden age; - silver Age; - copper age. The Iron Age is, according to…

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