“Every portrait which is painted with feeling, “Every portrait which is painted with feeling, is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.” Oscar Wilde
Tretyakov Gallery a) New York Tretyakov Gallery a) New York Louvre b) London Hermitage c) Moscow Dresden Gallery d) Paris Prado e) St Petersburg Tate Gallery f) Madrid 7. Metropolitan Museum g) Dresden
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Official name Federal Cultural Institution "The State Hermitage" Legal address Dvortsovaya Naberezhnaya, 34 St Petersburg, Russia Official name Federal Cultural Institution "The State Hermitage" Legal address Dvortsovaya Naberezhnaya, 34 St Petersburg, Russia Director Mikhail Borisovich Petrovsky. Visitors. In 2011 about 3 million people. The collection contains 2 970 214 items, including: paintings , works of graphic art , sculptures , archeological objects ,numismatics and other exhibit items . The museum was founded in 1764 when Empress Catherine the Great purchased a collection of Flemish and Dutch paintings (225) from the Berlin merchant Johann Ernest Gotzkowski. The museum's storerooms, exhibitions, departments and services are housed in 10 buildings, one of them is Winter Palace.
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