The tour will explain the changes made by the painter when working on the painting and the techniques that were used to emphasise different characters of the work. You will learn about Jordaens' graphics and view his work that preceded his series depicting Flemish proverbs — Sketch of a Maidservant Writing on a Tavern Board.
The tour is led by lecturer and art historian Maria Leonova.
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The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts is a museum complex housing one of the biggest collections of world arts in Russia. Today, it comprises about 700,000 works of art belonging to very different historic epochs, from Ancient Egypt and Greece to the early 21st century. The exhibition includes one of the world's most unique and well-known collections of French arts of the 19th–20th centuries.
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