A Russian Masterpiece in Paris: Karl Briullov’s Last Day of Pompeii at the 1834 Salon

A Russian Masterpiece in Paris: Karl Briullov’s Last Day of Pompeii at the 1834 Salon An online lecture by Dr. Margaret Samu In 1834 Karl Briullov’s painting The Last Day of Pompeii became the first work of Russian art to attract international attention. This dramatic [...]