"Magic brush Elizabeth Boehm" automatic translate
с 16 Октября
по 9 Декабря
Калужский объединенный музей-заповедник
ул. Пушкина, д.4
February 24 marked the 175th anniversary of the birth of Elizaveta Boehm, an original artist at the turn of the XIX-XX centuries. The basis of her work is a children’s theme. The genre children’s scenes, which became the subjects of her watercolors, lithographs, sketches for painting crystal and porcelain, gave her works a special charm, and the draftsman brought world-wide fame and well-deserved awards. Elizaveta Merkuryevna Boehme received a special education, achieved success as an illustrator of books and magazines. Created by the artist subtle, sincere, lively silhouettes forever remained in the history of the Russian illustrated book. Elizabeth Böhm is recognized as an unsurpassed master of decoration open letter. According to the drawings of Elizabeth Merkuryevna Boehm, more than three hundred postcards were issued. In Soviet times, her name was forgotten, and Bohm’s works were used without mentioning the author. Nowadays, the memory of the work of this illustrious Russian artist is being revived.
The exhibition is presented with vintage postcards, illustrations from books published in the late XIX-early XX centuries in Paris, St. Petersburg, New York; a rare edition of the book-album “Types of notes by the hunter I. S. Turgenev in the silhouettes of E. Boehm” 1883 release, copies of the album not postcards, the legendary alphabet.
In addition, you are waiting for:
- The ability to make a memorable picture on the background of paintings
- The ability to purchase souvenirs
Opening hours of the exhibition daily from 10.00 to 18.00, Saturday from 11.00 to 19.00, Monday-day off