26,8" Valentin Serov Children. Sasha and Yura Serov Mixed media printed on canvas painting
Valentin Serov (1865 – 1911)
Ready to be hang on the wall. Canvas on the wooden frame.
Medium: printed on canvas panel
Diagonal: 26,8" or 68 cm.
Size: 15,7" x 21,7" (in) or 40 x 55 cm.
Date: c. 1899. w / C. of Attribution.
Valentin Alexandrovich Serov was a Russian painter, and one of the premier
portrait artists of his era. In his childhood he studied in Paris and Moscow
under Ilya Repin and in the St. Petersburg Academy of Arts (1880-1885) under
Pavel Chistyakov. Serov's early creativity was sparked by the realistic art of
Repin and strict pedagogical system of Chistyakov. Further influences on Serov
were the old master paintings he viewed in the museums of Russia and Western
Europe, friendships with Mikhail Vrubel and (later) Konstantin Korovin, and the
creative atmosphere of the Abramtsevo Colony, to which he was closely