Hungarian Painter, 1853-1919 Related Paintings of Kosztka, Tivadar Csontvry :. | Woman Sitting by the Window | Sun Looking back at Trau | Young Painter | Old Woman Peeliing Apple | Deer |
Related Artists:Cornelis Massijs
painted Hl. Hieronymus in einer Landschaft in 1547Georges Gaste
Parigi 1869 - Madura 1910Pasternak, Leonid
Russian painter of Ukrainian birth. From 1881 to 1883 Pasternak studied painting privately with Professor Yevgraf Semyonovich Sorokin (1821-92), while working towards a degree in medicine. Switching to law, he also spent several terms studying drawing at the Akademie in Munich between 1883 and 1885. He had his first success in 1889 when his large genre painting in oil, News from Home (1.10*1.52 m, 1888; Moscow, Tret'yakov Gal.), was bought by the influential collector Pavel Tret'yakov. The painting reflects the influence of his German teachers in the sombre tones and the emphasis on the realism of the figures and setting. In 1889 he settled in Moscow and established his own art school.