Alexei Savrasov’s painting “View of the Kremlin from the Crimean Bridge in inclement weather” is the first work that brought the artist fame. In her, his character begins to appear in an amazing way. In addition to “View of the Kremlin …” a number of the artists’ initial works were warmly received by critics and attracted general attention.
This work was written in accordance with the aesthetic canons of romanticism, from which Savrasov soon grew. At the same time, the picture demonstrates that the author has well mastered the academic rules for constructing a composition, skillfully uses the technique of color contrast. In other words, in this work, a real master appears before us.
Year of painting: 1851.
Dimensions of the painting: 67 x 90.5 cm.
Writing technique: oil.
Gallery: State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia.