Wilson Center Experts

Janet Kennedy

Visiting Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
Affiliation:
Wilson Center Project(s):
Mikhail Vrubel: An art historical perspective on Russian symbolism
Term:
Apr 01, 1980
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May 01, 1980

Project Summary

Vrubel’s contact with the Mamontov circle-Viktor Vasnetsov, Konstantin Korovin, and Valentin Serov, Nikolai Ge pattersn of Vrubel’s subjects, united into a personal mythology: Romantic dualism, masculine versus feminine, and meaning of the image of the Demon