Art and Faith

Thursday, 12 April 2012

Mikhail Nesterov. A Wounded Soldier. 1915

A Wounded Soldier

Mikhail Nesterov

1915

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Подвиг есть и в сражени, подвиг есть и в борьбе, высший подвиг в терпени, любви, и мольбе.

Алексей Хомяков

There are great feats in battle, there are great feats in struggle, but the greatest feats are patience, love, and supplication.

Aleksei Khomyakov

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This is a postcard from the First World War (“The Great War”)… click here for the étude for this piece.

BMD

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