Clear autumn evening - Igor Emmanuilovich Grabar. 98 x 140.5 cm
The painting depicts a bright autumn landscape. Fields, plains, trees, a small forest are clearly visible from the hill. The brush master idolized Russian nature and dedicated his best themes to it.
The picture is mid-October after the "Indian summer". Leaves on trees of yellow, orange and crimson colors. In the foreground of the autumn composition, two trees are shown in close-up: maple and larch with cones on fluffy branches. Maple leaves are already yellowed and are flying around. The larch stands green, proudly stretching out shaggy branches to the sides.
There is a small forest below the river. In the distance, golden rye spikes. The horizon line is depicted as a long lilac strip. The composition harmoniously reflects a smooth transition of the sky in contact with the earth. The landscape is covered with a radiant approach of sunset at the end of the day, but he is in no hurry to take his rights. A clear and bright sky is buried in a bottomless space. A gentle breeze sways the thin branches of the trees. The evening is filled with amazing silence.
In the work, the artist used warm colors: yellow, red, orange, crimson, light green color combinations. He inspiredly worked with a brush, creating a canvas, merging with nature. The artist was all immersed in her regal splendor. He liked beautiful, unusual plots.
Autumn evening pleases and inspires. The viewer is mesmerized by the light lilac color with a white-yellow hue. Against this background, the landscape looks unusual. The aromas of autumn filled the Russian expanses with a fragrance. On the opposite bank, a field stretches across the river, beyond which you can see the village. The artist chose a magnificent plot. Each moment of autumn has its own uniqueness. The surrounding nature instills faith and hope for its future renewal, just as the course of life is changing.
Autumn evening will captivate with its beauty. The picture gives a pleasant experience. The master of the brush showed in his work the decorativeness and solemn grandeur of Russian nature. Autumn is the time for contemplation and reflection. It was such an idea that the artist embodied in the creation of the canvas. He created a picturesque landscape with thoughts about life and eternity of being. The author's work was a huge success.