Direct Importers of Outstanding Original Russian Art
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Welcome to The L.P. Cline Gallery. We are Direct Importers of Russian Art from the Soviet Era offering the best of Social Realism, Impressionism and Contemporary Art dating from 1898. Whether you Browse by Painting Style or Search by Artist, we're confident you'll fall in love with the extraordinary beauty and mystical character of these Original Fine Art oil paintings, which come directly to us from the hands of the artists or their families. We're certain you will find our Featured Artist page extremely interesting. You'll be amazed by the intricate beauty of our Russian Lacquer Boxes. And please check our Russian Books page for a treasure of resource information and intriguing stories.
|Filipp Malyavin"A Secret". Filipp Malyavin was born in the large village of Kazanki (Samara Province, now the Totsk District, Orenburg Region), into a poor peasant family with many children. Even as a child, he was drawn towards art, drawing and creating clay figurines of birds and animals from the age of five. The village was visited by traveling monks, who would bring with them icons from Mount Athos, in Greece. Fascinated by the . . . Read More|
|In the Spotlight..."The Yellow Van" by M. Dianne Cline, 160 pages, Black & White and Color Plates. Москва в Воронеж (Moscow to Voronezh) Prologue . . . Looking out the window, I could see the snow falling heavily against the side of the train before hitting the ground. It was midnight, and all I could hear were the brakes shrieking to a stop and the clanging back-and-forth motion as the train started up again. After hours of the same sound and motion, I felt I was in a trance. . . . Read More|
|Piotr S. Krokholev"Peasant". Piotr S. Krokholev was born in Mylinkovo (Kurgan reg.) in 1919. Piotr studied at Sverdlovsk Art College from 1937 - 39: At the Repin Institute from 1945 - 1952. Piotr was active in Minsk, Belorussia, and began exhibiting in 1953. Piotr painted thematic paintings, especially devoted to collectivization and World War II; portraits, landscapes. Piotr S. Krokholev taught at the Minsk Theater Art Institute for many years. . . . Read More|
|Yuri Kalyuta"The Prodigal". Yuri Kalyuta - Юрий Калюта Born 1957 in Krivoi Rog Russia Graduated from the Odessa State Art School named after M.B. Grekov in 1977. Graduated from the I.E. Repin State Academic Institute of Arts, Sculpture and Architecture in 1989. From 1989 till 1991 postgraduate studies at the creative studio of painting of the Russian Academy of Arts, headed by professor A.A. Mylnikov. Since 1991 - member of Russian Union of Artists Since 1998 . . . Read More|
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More About L.P. Cline's Russian Art Gallery
What Makes Us Unique? We are a Direct Importer of Russian Impressionism Art and Contemporary Russian Art, and we bring together powerful collections of paintings by Russian artists who never dreamed the world would see their talents. We have served the Chattanooga, TN community since our doors first opened in 1981, and our business has grown to include 49 states plus a significant number of international destinations. Despite this business growth, our mission has remained clear and simple, "To bring beauty into the lives of those we serve." Our commitment to this mission takes us deep into Russia every eight to twelve weeks, where we carefully select paintings directly from the artists, or from the artist's families, that represent the best in Soviet impressionism era and post-Soviet era art.
Our Special Services: Each of our Russian art paintings has a real-life story behind it! And, as a Direct Importer, we are uniquely able to connect the buyer with the artist by supplying detailed biographies and as much personal information about the artist and the artwork as possible. We encourage inquiries from dealers and invite special requests for a particular artist's work to be acquired when available. Additionally, our long-term and in-depth understanding of the uniqueness and intricacies of the market for Russian Impressionism Art has given us the capability to develop and offer a FREE program titled "Beginners in Collecting." Please contact us for more information about this highly informative program that is focused on the needs of first time Russian art buyer.
Browse: We hope you'll enjoy browsing through our Russian Impressionism Art, Contemporary Russian Art, and Russian Lacquer Box Galleries. Our Main Gallery contains our complete collection of Russian Paintings. Or, if you prefer, you can Search by Artist. And, we invite you to visit our Featured Artist page. Whatever you decide, we look forward to assisting you.
L.P. Cline Gallery
Direct Importers of Original Russian Art