Art and Faith

Sunday, 3 August 2014

Viktor Vasnetsov. The Three Bogatyrs. 1898

00 Viktor Vasnetsov. Three Bogatyrs. 1898.

The Three Bogatyrs

Viktor Vasnetsov


Friday, 6 April 2012

Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin. Stepan Razin. 1918

Stepan Razin

Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin


Sunday, 31 August 2008

Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin. Mikula Selianovich. 1918

Mikula Selianovich

Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin



Mikula Selianovich was one of the bogatyri (epic heroes). He was the sort who went from the plow to the sword, and back again. He represents the strength and endurance of the ordinary Russian peasantry.


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