#4345 Postcard RU-6042933 received from Russia
This postcard (RU-6042933) I received from Russia (Chelyabinsk) and was send by Svetlana.
Postcard details: Moskovsky-Dvorik by Vasily Polenov (State Tretyakov Gallery), travelled about 3626 km (2253 mi) in 9 days
Vasily Dmitrievich Polenov (1844 – 1927) was a Russian landscape painter associated with the Peredvizhniki movement of realist artists.
Above the famous painting "московский дворик" or Moskovsky-Dvorik (Moscow Courtyard), painted in 1878 and now held in
the State Tretiakov Gallery. It shows the Arbat neighbourhood, the church seen in the painting still exists today.