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Re: Orthodoxy in art
« Reply #630 on: September 20, 2019, 07:31:46 AM »


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Re: Orthodoxy in art
« Reply #631 on: September 20, 2019, 11:57:22 AM »
By V. Bychkov


I love this. Can you tell me who the artist is and some background about this painting?

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Re: Orthodoxy in art
« Reply #632 on: September 20, 2019, 01:11:32 PM »
Viktor Bychkov.  This one is called Carrying the Cross.  He has another, more recent one called The Carrying of the Cross


Other examples of work (lot of landscape and still life), along with some autobiogrpahical info:  http://www.russianfineart.com/catalog/mfg?mfgid=344
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Re: Orthodoxy in art
« Reply #633 on: September 20, 2019, 03:19:23 PM »
^^ Thank you hecma for this link. Very nice works of him.
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Re: Orthodoxy in art
« Reply #634 on: September 20, 2019, 04:22:06 PM »
^^ Thank you hecma for this link. Very nice works of him.

You're welcome.  As an aside, the schemamonk in the painting looks like Hieroschemamonk Gabriel (Bunge).
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Re: Orthodoxy in art
« Reply #635 on: October 01, 2019, 03:54:57 AM »
Viktor Bychkov.  This one is called Carrying the Cross.  He has another, more recent one called The Carrying of the Cross


Other examples of work (lot of landscape and still life), along with some autobiogrpahical info:  http://www.russianfineart.com/catalog/mfg?mfgid=344

Thank you brother! Love this one too!

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