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Unformatted text preview: example of the art of the Russian Revival. Though it differs from both the traditional icons and the norm of 19th century Russian art, it is able to unite ideas and techniques from both fields. Rosa Newmarch asserts that it is "the boldest and most distinctly national of all [Vasnetsov's] pictures;" at least it is clear that it is an "inspired" painting that "lights[s] a little candle to the glory of God."...
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- Fall '10