The versatility of icon painters

‘Insurrection’ (1925), By Kliment Red’ko. The painting is also known as RCP and ‘Revolution’

He first studied icon-painting in the Kiev Cave Monastery (Lavra), after which he went on to work with Nikolai Roerich and Kandinsky.

(ht sk)


2 thoughts on “The versatility of icon painters

  1. Recently saw this at the Royal Academy, London. An amazing painting, apparently hidden during Communism because it includes Trotsky and others disloyal to the cause.

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