Resources

Articles

For a comprehensive resource guide of articles on Russian and European art visit our founder, Cathy Locke, blog:

musings-on-art.org

 

Books to Read

Art in Russia

  • French Art Treasures at the Hermitage by Albert Kostenevich, published by Henry N. Abrams, Inc, www.abramsbooks.com
  • Valentin Serov: Portraits of Russia's Silver Age, by Elizabeth Kridl Valkenier, published by Northwestern University Press
  • Art in the Renaissance Italy by John T. Paoletti and Gary M. Radke  
  • Masters of Venice, Edited by Sylvia Ferino-Pagden and Lynn Federle Orr  
  • The Nabis, by Clair Freches-Thory and Antoine Terrasee 
  • Gauguin, by Richard Brettell, Francoise Cachin, Claire Freches-Thory, Charles F. Stuckey  
  • Russian Impressionism, by Vladimir Kruglov  
  • Russian Artist Catalog Vol 3, by Art Index, available through Russian Art Tour's bookstore  
  • Ilya Repin: The Penates, by Art Index, available through Russian Art Tour's bookstore    
  • Hamid Savkuev, by Art Index, available through Russian Art Tour's bookstore    

Russian History

  • Catherine the Great, by Robert Massie
  • Peter the Great, by Robert Massie  
  • Nicholas and Alexandra, by Robert Massie  
  • The Romanovs, by Robert Massie   

Art Instruction

  • Fundamentals of Drawing,  available through our bookstore
  • Fundamentals of Painting,  available through our bookstore
  • Academic Drawings and Sketches, available through our bookstore
  • Die Gestalt Des Menschen, available through our bookstore

Museums and Landmarks

Moscow

St. Petersburg

Outside of St. Petersburg

Theater

Moscow

St. Petersburg

Websites About Russian Artists

Valentin Serov

Kazmir Malevich

Ilya Repin

 

 


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