Masterpieces of the Hermitage Museum
The Hermitage Museum encompasses numerous buildings on the Palace Embankment and its neighbourhoods. The museum includes the ‘Small Hermitage’ (original museum building), the ‘Old Hermitage’ (also called ‘Large Hermitage’), the ‘New Hermitage’, the ‘Hermitage Theatre’, the ‘Winter Palace’, the General Staff Building and the Menshikov Palace.
The Masterpieces of the Hermitage Museum include:
- “Portrait of Doña Antonia Zárate” by Francisco Goya
- “White House at Night” by Vincent van Gogh (1890)
- “The Three Graces” by Canova
“There is no subject so old that something new cannot be said about it.” Fyodor Dostoevsky
Photo Credit: By Sasha Petite from Singapore (Winter Palace, Hermitage Museum) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons