«They say Russian culture is dead … This is nonsense!
Culture can’t be killed, because the culture is a person»
Boris Kustodiev was a great portrait painter, in addition, he wrote wonderful paintings of Russian everyday life. Many of his paintings adorn the exhibition of the Russian Museum and the Tretyakov Gallery. He painted portraits of Nicholas II himself and many other famous personalities.
You can feel the real Russian spirit in the room «Kustodiev», enjoying the brightness of his paintings.