The 175th birth anniversary of Mark Antokolsky is marked on November 2, 2018

On November 2, 2018 the anniversary of Mark Antokolsky, the greatest master of Russian sculptural school of the second half of the 19th century, is celebrated.

The works of the sculptor on religious and historical topics are executed in realistic manner, they are inherent in humanism, deep psychologism, depict philosophical and ethical problems. The sculptor reflected the smallest historical details and created authentic images in his works.

The legacy of the sculptor-realist M. Antokolsky comprises a bright page in the history of the Russian art; it has been included in the world treasure house of art culture.

Works created by the talented sculptor are presented in the Museum Collection in the section SCULPTURES.

In the section "Authors" posted The biography of Mark Antokolsky is in the section AUTORS.