Kramskoy Ivan Nikolaevich (1837-1887) - Russian painter, graph painter, portraitist, art critic.
In 15 years age he was studied by the icon painter. In 1857 entered to the Petersburg Art Academy. In 1863 he has headed the ‘’revolt of fourteen’’ when the group of young artists has refused to write degree pictures on the set mythological plot; He was the organizer and the head of Artists Artel, one of the founders of mobile art exhibitions company. Conceptions of his pictures were significant and original. The greatest success Kramskoy achieved in portrait genre. He has embodied many figures of Russian culture.
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Agni Publishing House (Samara, Russia), Nicholas Roerich Museum (New York) and Fine Arts Academy Gallery (Moscow, Russia) have published a unique album, dedicated to the pictorial heritage of Nicholas Roerich (1874-1947).
Will be available on the second volume of a unique publication dedicated to the works of Nicholas Roerich (1874-1947).
The album was released by the publishing house "Agni" (Samara), with active cooperation of the Nicholas Roerich Museum in New York, as well as the Moscow Gallery Fine Arts Academy and the St. Petersburg State Museum and Institute of the Roerich Family.