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Masterpieces of the Pushkin Museum

Castings of Ancient Roman statues in the Pushkin Museum

The Pushkin Museum contains many Masterpieces. Below are just some of my favourites:

  • Priam’s Treasure
  • “Ahasuerus and Haman” at the Feast of Esther by Rembrandt
  • Moscow Mathematical Papyrus
  • Story of Wenamun
  • “The Red Vineyard” by Vincent van Gogh
  • Stele with two Hellenistic soldiers


“To live without Hope is to Cease to live.” Fyodor Dostoevsky



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