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Rain In Oak Forest By Ivan Shishkin — Realism’s Finest Artist

A closer look at an atmospheric painting by the great Russian painter Ivan Shishkin.

Rain in oak forest (1891) by Ivan Shishkin. Oil on canvas, 124 cm x 203 cm. Source: Wikipedia Commons.

There have been just a few artists who could present as much detail and accuracy in their depictions of the landscape scenes, as Ivan Shishkin could. Without any exaggeration — the man was a true master of his craft and…

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