Best Easter paintings in Russian art

Nikolai Koshelev. “Children rolling Easter eggs” 1855

Nikolai Koshelev. “Children rolling Easter eggs” 1855

Nikolai Koshelev
On April 12, the Orthodox Church celebrates Easter
Vasiliy Perov. “Religious procession in a village at Easter” 1861
Ilya Repin. “Religious procession in Kursk province” 1883
Illarion Pryanishnikov. "Religious procession" 1893
Fedot Sychkov. “Playing kuchki (sand hills)” At Easter girls make sand hills and hide eggs under half of them. Players have to guess were the eggs are. If they win, it means luck will follow them. 1904-1914
Nikolai Rerich. "Russian Easter" 1924
Stepan Kolesnikov. "Before the Easter service"
The Grand Dutchess Olga Romanova . "Easter still life". 1930
Ilya Kaverzniev. "Easter Sunday". 2005
Pavel Ryzhenko. "Easter"
Stanislav Zhukovsky, "Easter still life". 1915
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