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Russian Artist Ilya Repin - Seeing Off A Recruit - Painting

Ilya Repin

Ilya Repin was a talented Russian painter of the Peredvizhniki School, who was held up by the Soviet government as an artist to be imitated by the new school of Socialist Realists. At the age of 22, Repin began his art career at the Imperial Academy of Arts in St. …

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