Russian artists spent their days drawing summer, depicting the beauty of blossoming nature, of people harvesting, of sunny weather, of gentle strolls in the woods, of silent villages in the evening, of making jam with seasonal berries and of bathing in the river./Peasant dinner during harvesting, 1871, Konstantin Makovsky.Konstantin Makovsky
A Northern idyll, 1886, Konstantin Korovin.Konstantin Korovin
Russian village, 1889, Vasiliy Polenov.Vasiliy Polenov
The last rays of the sun. Aspen forest, 1897, Isaak Levitan.Isaak Levitan
Summer, 1919, Konstantin Somov.Konstantin Somov
At summer, 1939, Petr Konchalovsky.Petr Konchalovsky
At the end of summer RBTH chose 10 paintings showing how Russians enjoy this wonderful time of year./The Volga lagoons, 1870, Fedor Vasilyev.Fedor Vasilyev
Summer in Russia is extremely short. Back in the times, it was the season of work and play, in the Far North the sun never went down./Grandma's garden, 1878, Vasily Polenov.Vasily Polenov
The summer splendor and happiness can be admired all year round thanks to these delightful paintings./A birch grove, 1879, Arkhip Kuindzhi.Arkhip Kuindzhi
To work, 1921, Nikolay Bogdanov-Belsky.Nikolay Bogdanov-Belsky
Summer province, 1922, Boris Kustodiev.Boris Kustodiev
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