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Virgin and Child with Saint Anne, Albrecht Durer, 1519

The Virgin and Child with Saint Anne - Albrecht Durer. 60x49.8Albrecht Durer is one of the outstanding founders of not only the German Renaissance, but also all European art of the Renaissance and the Reformation. The great painter managed to unite the attention to form, characteristic for the Italian tradition, the generous use of color and depth of feelings with meticulous precision, imagination and a vision sharpened by German culture, reaching exceptional heights in this.
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“A tree with ravens; grave mound by the Baltic Sea and the island of Rügen », Caspar David Friedrich - description of the painting

Tree with ravens; the grave mound near the Baltic Sea and the island of Rugen in the distance - Caspar David Friedrich. 59 x 73 In the landscapes of the German romantic Caspar David Friedrich (1774-1840), the realistically written nature is always immeasurably more than just an image of one or another landscape. It is perceived by the artist as a wonderful manifestation of the mystery of the universe.
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Museum of the Tropics, Amsterdam, Holland

Tropics and Holland - what connects these territories? The solution to this connection lies in the history of the country. Therefore, in the building of the former Colonial Institute since 1910, this museum settled. It is part of the Royal Tropical Institute. Among the world's anthropological museums, the Tropics Museum in Amsterdam stands out for its modern and boring presentation of exotic artifacts, history and contemporary life in distant tropical countries.
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Old and New Pinakothek, Pinakothek of modern times, Munich

Any museum in the world can envy the collection of this art gallery. Already in the first half of the 19th century, on Sundays, the entrance to the gallery was free, which ensured an unprecedented tide of the city public. And today on a rare day there is no queue. The entire collection of picturesque masterpieces is divided between the three museums according to the chronological principle.
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Museum of espionage in Finland, Tampere

The original espionage museum is located in Finland in the city of Tampere. It's funny that the bus number 7, which goes to the museum, was renamed 007 on the opening day, as the owner of the espionage museum, Teppo Turya, wanted to do. It should be noted that it turned out fun and interesting. And now let's find out what is inside the museum.
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Buddhist Deities visited the Kyakhta Museum of Local Lore!

According to legend, at 5 a.m. Buddhist Gods pass through houses and watch how the New Year's Eve is held! Today, in the Kyakhta Museum of Local Lore named after Academician V.A. Obruchev and the Museum of Russian-Mongolian Friendship hosted presentations of exhibitions dedicated to the celebration of Sagaalgan! Presentations were attended by individual entrepreneurs, students from city schools, representatives of the Council of People's Deputies and the district administration.
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