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Ivan Shishkin


Ivan Shishkin Portrait
Name
Ivan Shishkin
Birth Year
1832
Death Year
1898
Country
Russia
Movement
Romanticism

Ivan Shishkin Biography

The works of this outstanding artist enjoy vast popularity in Russia; the best of them have become the classics of Russian landscape painting. During 40 years of his artistic activity Ivan Shishkin produced hundreds of paintings, thousands of studies and drawings and a large number of engravings. For contemporaries, Shishkin’s personality embodied Russian nature itself; they called him “forest tzar”, “old pine tree”, and “lonely oak”.


Ivan Shishkin 51 Most Important Paintings and Artworks

Ivan Shishkin Bibliography

Shishkin by I. Shuvalova. Russian Painters of the XIX century. Moscow. 1990.