Ilya Efimovich Repin

1844-1930 Russia- Realism

 

Brief Biography-Ilya Efimovich Repin was from Chuguev in the Ukraine. He was regarded as one of the leading Russian artists of his time. He was influenced by Ivan Kramskoi and the Society of Travelling Art Exhibitions, the group of realist artists; one other artist associated with them was Konstantin Yegorovich Makovsky. He first major recognized work was Barge Haulers on the Volga. He travelled Italy and France before settling in Moscow where he became renowned for his portraiture. His work was highly praised by the author Leo Tolstoy. His last years were spent in Finland where he died in 1930.

 

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barge haulers on
the volga

barge haulers on the volga

countess natalia
golovina

countess natalia golovina

demonstration on
october Seventeen

demonstration on october Seventeen

ivan the terrible
and his son ivan

ivan the terrible and his son ivan

mikhail ivanovich
glinka

mikhail ivanovich glinka

portrait of
e zabelin

portrait of e zabelin

portrait of
s i menter

portrait of s i menter

religious procession
in kursk province

religious procession in kursk province

reply of the
zaporozhian cossacks

reply of the zaporozhian cossacks to sultan mehmed four of the ottoman empire


sadko

sadko


unexpected visitors

unexpected visitors[


what freedom

what freedom


a fisher girl

a fisher girl


a shy peasant

a shy peasant

ceremonial meeting
of the state council

ceremonial meeting of the state council

choosing a bride
for a grand duke

choosing a bride for a grand duke

composer cesar
antonovich cui

composer cesar antonovich cui

emperors alexander i
and napoleon

emperor alexander i and emperor napoleon in the hunt

eugene onegin and
lensky's duel

eugene onegin and vladimir lensky's duel

portrait
of a boy

portrait of a boy

portrait of an
archdeacon

portrait of an archdeacon

portrait of dmitry
mendeleev

portrait of dmitry mendeleev

raising of jairu's
daughter

raising of jairu's daughter

saint nicholas saves
three innocents

saint nicholas saves three innocents from death


self portrait

self portrait

self portrait with
natalia nordman

self-portrait with natalia nordman

send off
of recruit

send off of recruit

speech of his
imperial majesty

speech of his imperial majesty

state
council hall

state council hall

the artist's
wife

the artist's wife


the model

the model

to his homeland the
hero of the last war

to his homeland the hero of the last war

vladimir vasilievich
stasov

vladimir vasilievich stasov

warrior seventeenth
century

warrior seventeenth century