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THE WORK OF ILYA REPIN Nicholas Merchant Monday 09 December 2019

Ilya Repin was a Russian realist painter.  The most renowned Russian artist of the 19th century, his position in the world of art was comparable to that of Leo Tolstoy in literature.  He played a major role in bringing Russian art into the mainstream of European culture.