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Portrait of Artist's Children, Konstantin Makovsky
"Reader Crowned with Flowers (Virgil's Muse)" in 1845 by Jean Baptiste Camille Corot (Paris 1796 -1875) Oil on canvas. Musee du Louvre. Corot was the leading painter of the Barbizon school. Art movement towards realism in art, which arose in the context of the dominant Romantic Movement of the time. He is a pivotal figure in landscape painting and his vast output simultaneously references the Neo-Classical tradition and anticipates the plein-air innovations of Impressionism.
Portrait of Julia Makovskaya, The Artist’s Wife (1881). Konstantin Yegorovich Makovskaya (Russian, 1839-1915). Many of his historical paintings, such as The Russian Bride’s Attire (1889), showed an idealized view of Russian life of prior centuries. He is often considered a representative of a Salon art. Some critics see him as a forerunner of Russian Impressionism.