The world of artistic images created by Vladimir Favorsky (1886-1964) has unusual breadth, depth and variety, and he is is regarded as one of the Russia's most outstanding artists.
Vadim Shefner, russian poet and writer, about poetry. Twelwe notes from Literaturnaya Gazeta (USSR), 1968.
His customers were distinguished churchmen and even the Grand Prince. He painted churches and monastery chapels all over the huge expanses of Russia.
The interview to Sovietskaya Moldavia of opera singer Maria Biesu, March 1968.
Goethe, Seneca, Shakespeare, Carlyle, Socrates, Montesquieu, Hubbard's thoughts about life, love, sin.
Life is funny. It is never the coldest girl who gets the mink coat.
Funny anecdotes and caricatures about wifes and husbands.
Those women... Despite those who think that social and economic equality has put an end to femininity, woman will always remain a woman.
The short story by Andrei Platonov and his widow memories about writer's life.
Those pictures on rocks was the work of an artist who lived in North Karelia 4000 years ago. And he discovered the future motion pictures.
The painting by Gustav Keleti - The Exile's Park, 1870. Review of this landscape and high quality scan.
The landscape The Ruins of Diorgyos Castle by hungarian artist Karoly Telepy, review and HQ scan of painting.
The review of landscape painting of Antal Ligeti Martonhegyi Road. High quality scan of this picture.
High quality scans and review of two paintings of the hungarian artist Karoly Marko The Elder - Visegrad and Landscape of Appeggi.
When an athlete is round 30, he finds the going tough against younger contenders. Some switch to coaching; others have a crack at TV and radio commentaries. The athlete who has a solid, interesting career outside athletics is fortunate. This article tells you about some sportsmen who did not have all their eggs in one basket.
This is a dramatic episode in world literature, a story of the stolen and regained fame of Mirza-Shaffy Vazekh, an outstanding Azerbaijan poet and scholar.