Bathing of the Red Horse, 1912 Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin (1878-1939)

Location: The Tretyakov Gallery Moscow Russia
Original Size: 160 x 186 cm
Bathing of the Red Horse, 1912 | Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin | Painting Reproduction

Oil Painting Reproduction

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+ 4 cm (1.6") Margins for Stretching
Creation Time: 8-9 Weeks
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We create our paintings with museum quality and covering the highest academic standards. Once we get your order, it will be entirely hand-painted with oil on canvas. All the materials we use are the highest level, being totally artist graded painting materials and linen canvas.

We will add 1.6" (4 cm) additional blank canvas all over the painting for stretching.

High quality and detailing in every inch are time consuming. The reproduction of Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin also needs time to dry in order to be completely ready for shipping, as this is crucial to not be damaged during transportation.
Based on the size, level of detail and complexity we need 8-9 weeks to complete the process.

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We not stretch and frame our oil paintings due to several reasons:
Painting reproduction is a high quality expensive product, which we cannot risk to damage by sending it being stretched.
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"Bathing of a Red Horse" is one of the most famous paintings by Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin, painted in 1912. It is considered a seminal work of the Russian avant-garde, and it is known for its vibrant colors, dynamic composition, and abstract elements.

The painting depicts a red horse being bathed in a river, surrounded by a group of people. The scene is rendered in a distinctive, cubist style, with bold lines, simplified shapes, and bright, contrasting colors. The horse is the central focus of the composition, and its powerful presence is emphasized by its bright red color and the way it is positioned in the center of the painting.

"Bathing of a Red Horse" is widely regarded as one of Petrov-Vodkin's most important works, and it is considered a key example of the Synthetic Cubism style he helped to develop. The painting has been the subject of much critical and scholarly attention, and it is widely considered a masterpiece of Russian art.

Certainly, here are some additional details about "Bathing of a Red Horse":

Symbolism: The painting is often interpreted as a symbol of the renewal and rejuvenation of Russian society in the aftermath of the Revolution. The red horse is often seen as a symbol of strength and vitality, and the act of bathing it in the river is seen as a metaphor for the purification and rebirth of the nation.

Techniques: Petrov-Vodkin employed a unique technique in "Bathing of a Red Horse," using a combination of cubist and Futurist styles to create a highly stylized, abstract representation of reality. He used bold lines, vivid colors, and simplified shapes to create a powerful and dynamic composition that captures the energy and movement of the scene.

Reception: "Bathing of a Red Horse" was received positively by contemporary audiences and critics, who praised its innovative style and powerful imagery. Today, the painting is widely regarded as a landmark work of Russian art, and it continues to be widely exhibited and studied by art historians and enthusiasts.

Significance: "Bathing of a Red Horse" is widely considered to be one of the most important paintings of the Russian avant-garde, and it has had a significant impact on the development of modern art in Russia and beyond. It is a powerful example of Petrov-Vodkin's unique style and vision, and it remains an iconic work of 20th-century art.

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