Only print copy on canvas (original sold). Girl on the seashore, marine genre scene
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Antique works / original pastel painting
genre scenes/summer genre scene/painting of the sea / female figure from the back/beach painting
one of a kind / handmade / Plein air painting
This ancient genre scene is the original work of the famous Soviet Ukrainian artist V.N. Kostenko (1927-2015). This artist is included in the catalog of Russian and Soviet artists by British scientist Matthew Cullen Bown. You can read her brief biography below.
This painting was created in 1968.
Title: "Woman and the Sea"
Materials: pastel, sandpaper
Dimensions: 38.7 cm x 48 cm (14.96 "x 18.89")
He needs a frame to hold it in place, but I will let the next owner decide which type of frame and which color will look better. I like these old paintings leaning against the walls because they really don't even need a frame to add to their interior style.
The painting shows a girl in a red bathing suit, her back turned to the viewer. She lies on the seashore.
The general tone of the canvas is dominated by warm sand-honey shades, the soft brilliance of the surrounding space is elegantly emphasized.
The picture seems to transfer the viewer to the sea coast. Due to the fact that the artist portrayed a model from the back, this introduces a certain intrigue into the work. Thus, the author, as it were, hints that the viewer follows the gaze of a girl who admires the panorama of the sea.
The naked beautiful body of a young woman, the roundness of the lines creates a favorable contrast with straight and clear sea stones.
Condition: good vintage condition. The photo is relevant. You can see the whole picture, edges, and corners. Please look carefully at the whole photo.
Please note that the colors in the picture may vary slightly depending on the individual settings of your monitor.
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About the artist:
Victoria Kostenko (1927 - 2015), an outstanding artist of the region of the Dnipropetrovsk region in eastern Ukraine. She was a rare Soviet woman whose talent was astounded. It is noteworthy that she managed to get closer to patriarchal men who did not like women at all. Nevertheless, Victoria enjoyed great respect as a master artist and continued her career, despite her gender.
Victoria Kostenko - Ukrainian and Russian artist, painter, graphic artist. Born in 1927 in Kamyshlov, Sverdlovsk Region, Russia. In 1949 she graduated from the Sverdlovsk Art College and continued her education in Estonia (the city of Tartu). Member of art exhibitions since 1956. Member of the Union of Artists of Ukraine since 1971. Her works were acquired by the Dnepropetrovsk Art Museum, the Kirovograd Gallery "Elisavetgrad" and private collectors from all over Europe.
Victoria Kostenko is included in the “Dictionary of Russian and Soviet Painting of the Twentieth Century, 1900–1980” by Matthew Callern Bown (p. 162).
One of Victoria's paintings "Portrait of a Boy" was sold at an auction in Moscow in 2012 for $ 8,294 https://artinvestment.ru/auctions/83440
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If the description indicates that the material is canvas, then this picture will be rolled up and packed in a special tube (without a wooden frame).
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If you are interested in this painting, I will be happy to answer any of your questions about the condition of the painting, payment, and delivery.
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