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Oil painting Between Scandal and Sanctity Litvinov Oleg Arkad'yevich

Oil painting Between Scandal and Sanctity Litvinov Oleg Arkad'yevich

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Susanna's Dilemma: "Between Scandal and Sanctity" by Oleg Arkad'yevich Litvinov

Delve into the captivating world of classical mythology with "Between Scandal and Sanctity" a stunning oil painting by the acclaimed artist Litvinov Oleg Arkad'yevich. With dimensions of 70x113 cm (27.55x44.48 inches), this masterpiece exudes timeless elegance and narrative richness. Oleg Arkad'yevich Litvinov's "Between Scandal and Sanctity" is a captivating oil painting that delves into the biblical narrative with a fresh perspective, showcasing the artist's exceptional ability to weave drama and serenity into the fabric of his canvas. This piece, with its elongated dimensions, offers a unique view into the timeless story, highlighting Litvinov's masterful use of composition and light to evoke a deep emotional response from the viewer. There are other genres of painting in our catalog.

About the Artwork

  • Title: "Between Scandal and Sanctity"
  • Artist: Oleg Arkad'yevich Litvinov
  • Size: 70x113 cm / 27.55x44.48 inches
  • Medium: Oil on Canvas
  • Originality: Hand-painted original from our esteemed collection
  • Condition: Efforts have been made to provide comprehensive visual information about the artwork

About the Artist

Born on August 27, 1957, in the city of Lubny, Poltava region. Graduated from the Odessa Theater and Art School (1982). Teachers in the specialty: S. Zaitsev, V. Merkalov, M. Vylkun. He worked in the field of painting, graphics. The main industries are easel painting, easel and book graphics. Author of multi-figure paintings on historical, religious and mythological themes, illustrations for books. Member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine (1989). Collaborated with publishing houses: "Mayak" (Odessa, late 1980s), "Raduga" (1982-1991), "Dnepr" (1982-2000), "School" (2006-2010; Kiev). Creative work. Participated in exhibitions: city, republican, foreign (since 1982). Personal exhibitions - in Odessa (1982, 1992, 1997-1998, 2002, 2004, 2010), Munich (1995), Kiev (2000), Moscow (2002-2003). Major works: illustrations for books - "Children of Captain Grant" (1981), "English folk ballads" (1983), "Pan Tadeusz" (1983), "Those who were shipwrecked" (1986); The Triumph of St. George (1989); series of easel illustrations - for the collection "English folk ballads" (1983), the Bible (2008-2014), the story "Taras Bulba" (2012), the poem "The Divine Comedy" (2014); series - "Landscapes" (2014); illustrations for books - "Pan Tadeusz" (K., 1983), "Shipwrecked" (A., 1986), "Terrible revenge", "The Hound of the Baskervilles" (2006); The Lost World (2008), The Odyssey of Captain Blood, Tales of the Nations, The Defense of Bushey (2010); painting - "Triumph of St. George" (1989), "Perseus and Andromeda" (1996), "Susanna and the Elders", "Calvary" (1997), "Triumph of Galatea" (1998), "Christ before Pilate", "St. George "," Glory "," The Emperor "," Nymph and the Unicorn "(1999)," Venus and Mars "(2000)," Bacchus and the Amazon "(2001)," The Abduction of Europa "," Ivan Bohun under Bar "," Sirens attracting "," Calisto "(2002)," Neptune ", triptych -" Diana and Actaeon "," Sphinx "(2003)," Atonement "(2004)," B. Khmelnitsky "(2006)," Triumph of Venice "(2008)," Venus of the XX century ", triptych -" Revelations of John the Theologian "(2010)," The Last Supper "," Perseus and Andromeda "(2012)," Archangel Michael "( 2014). Some works are kept in the Odessa Literary Museum, V. Ryabov Gallery (Moscow). Lived and worked in the city of Odessa.

A Closer Look at "Susanna and the Elders"

In this rendition of "Between Scandal and Sanctity" Litvinov explores the juxtaposition of innocence against malice, encapsulating the vulnerability of Susanna and the predatory nature of the elders. The composition's elongated format enhances the narrative, guiding the viewer's eye across the scene, from the tranquil yet tense atmosphere surrounding Susanna to the imposing presence of the elders. The artist's adept use of light and shadow not only highlights the central figures but also adds a dramatic quality to the painting, emphasizing the moral and emotional complexity of the story.

Litvinov's palette, rich with natural hues, brings a sense of vibrancy and life to the canvas, inviting the viewer to contemplate the scene's deeper meanings. The meticulous attention to detail, from the texture of the foliage to the expressions of the characters, showcases Litvinov's dedication to his craft and his ability to convey profound narratives through art.

An Invitation to Explore

"Between Scandal and Sanctity" by Oleg Arkad'yevich Litvinov is a masterpiece that stands as a testament to the artist's skill and his insightful interpretation of biblical themes. We invite art enthusiasts, collectors, and scholars to immerse themselves in this remarkable painting, experiencing the depth of its story and the beauty of its execution.

This work represents a unique opportunity to engage with a significant piece of Litvinov's artistic legacy, offering a window into the complex interplay of human emotions and the timeless struggle between virtue and vice.

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