Sunday, 30 September 2012

Ivan Shishkin - part 4

Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin (1832 – 1898) was a Russian landscape painter closely associated with the Peredvizhniki movement. Peredvizhniki, often called The Wanderers or The Itinerants in English, were a group of Russian realist artists who in protest at academic restrictions formed an artists' cooperative; it evolved into the Society for Travelling Art Exhibitions in 1870.

For biographical notes on Shishkin see part 1 and for earlier works, see parts 1-3.

Parts 1-4 feature his paintings, part 5 his drawings.

This is part 4 of a 5-part post on the works of Ivan Shishkin:

1892 Forest Hut

1892 Pine

1892 Spring in the Forest

1893 Cliff

1893 Deadwood

1893 Flowers on the Forest Edge

1893 Forest Cemetery

1893 The Chapel in the Forest

1894 At the Summer Cottage

1894 Covert

1894 Old Lime

1895 Coniferous Forest, Sunny Day

1895 Forest Stream

1895 Kama Near Yelabuga

1895 Pine Forest in Ligovo

1895 Pine Forest

1896 Forest Stream

1896 Grove by the Pond, Preobrazhenskoye

1897 In the Park

1897 Mill in the Forest, Preobrazhenskoe

1897 Misty Morning

1898 Mast-tree Grove oil on canvas 165 x 252 cm

 Note: I do not have dates for the following works, so they are probably out of date sequence:

At the Wicket

Birch Grove

Edge of the Forest

Fallen Tree, Siverskaya

Forest, Autumn

Hut in the Forest

Large Nevka

Pine Forest

The Road


  1. Still going strong with his trees! Admirable and amazing.

  2. Thank you for your comments (a lot of trees, yes!)


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