Sergey Schukin was one of the most famous Russian patrons of art, whose collection gave rise to the collections of French modernist painting in the Pushkin Fine Arts Museum and the Hermitage Museum.
Most of the works purchased by the merchant in his time can be seen at the online exhibition now.
In 2019, the Pushkin Museum hosted a grand exhibition of works from the collection of Sergei Schukin and his brothers. Now you can get a close look at the collection in the internet. The online exhibition includes paintings by Claude Monet, Paul Cezanne, Henri Matisse, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Paul Gauguin, Pablo Picasso and other famous artists.
Author: Vera Ivanova