The exposition of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts in Moscow consists of more than 700 thousand items and includes a collection of casts of antique statues, works of art, archaeological finds, as well as a collection of items from the ancient Egypt and ancient Rome.
The museum is famous for its collection of impressionist paintings. You will find out why this artistic movemebt had a huge impact on the development of world painting, how different impressionists looked at the meaning of art and why their "commonwealth" turned out to be fragile.
Moving from painting to painting, you will see how impressionism was formed, and what its key features are. YOur guide will help you analyze the canvases of the most famous representatives of impressionism and of the subsequent artistic trends: Monet, Pissarro, Degas, Renoir, as well as Cezanne, Van Gogh, Picasso and other artists of the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries.