He is acknowledged in the whole world for a realistic form and drawings, and for a great sensitivity to light and color. He lived in 1844 - 1930. He created historical works on heroic episodes of old Russian periods in history, as well as political paintings. He painted also portraits, e.Russian intellectuals and aristocracy, including the Russian emperor Nicholas II of Russia. Repins paintings are characterized by a huge variety of representations and moods.
On the left the Coat of Arms of the Republic of Belarus surrounded by inscriptions: I (Republic of Belarus) and: 2009 (year of issue). Below it the face value: 20 roubles, alloy symbol: Ag 925 and the Mints Mark: MW.On the right a stylized image of the artist's daughter, Vera, and a zoom-in of flowers on the basis of his painting Autumn Bouquet. On the left a stylized image of Ilya Yefimovich Repin, based on his self-portrait of 1878. On the right the stylized Repin's country house in Zdrawneva, Belarus. At the bottom an inscription in Belorussian. In the right corner a stylized image of a painting palette with pad printing. Low mintage - limited to 15,000. Comes with capsule and the certificate of authenticity (was released without box). We strive for excellent service. Though we normally reply to inquiries as soon as possible, please note that our office is limited on weekends and holidays.
The item "Belarus 2009 20 Rubles Painters of the World Ilja Repin 28.28g Silver Coin" is in sale since Monday, May 11, 2015. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Europe\Belarus".
The seller is "jvpic" and is located in Berlin. This item can be shipped worldwide.