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Oil painting Usurer Alexander Litvinov

Oil painting Usurer Alexander Litvinov

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A Glimpse into the Depths of Greed:  "Usurer" by Alexander Arkadievich Litvinov

"Usurer" is a thought-provoking oil painting by Alexander Arkadievich Litvinov that delves into the theme of financial exploitation and greed. Measuring 30x40 cm (11.81x15.74 inches), this original artwork portrays the sinister figure of a usurer, depicted with haunting realism against a somber backdrop. "Usurer" by Alexander Arkadievich Litvinov is a compelling depiction that delves into the themes of greed and moral decay, presented through the medium of oil on canvas. This original oil portrait artwork from our collection offers a profound commentary on the nature of usury, capturing the viewer's attention with its depth of emotion and intricate detail. Below, we explore the specifics of this painting and the artistic journey of its creator. There are other genres of painting in our catalog.

About the Artwork

  • Title: "Usurer"
  • Artist: Alexander Arkadievich Litvinov
  • Size: 30x40 cm (11.81x15.74 inches)
  • Medium: Oil on canvas
  • Authenticity: Hand-painted, original artwork from our collection
  • Condition: Carefully documented through photographs for a detailed overview

About the Artist

Alexander Arkadievich Litvinov was born on May 18, 1967 in the city of Lubny. He graduated from the Lubensk secondary school № 1. One of his favorite lessons was drawing. I was even more attracted by studies at an art school, where boys and girls were introduced to high art thanks to the wise teachers Vasily Semenyuta, Anatoly Kharchuk, Nikolai Korablev, Tamara Moshnikoviy. Especially in his artistic development, Alexander owes to Vasily Ivanovich Semenyuta, his classical school of teaching, which he enriched in his time through his acquaintance with famous artists Alexei Asaulenko and Petr Likhin. And also an extremely important role in the passion for painting was played by the fact that Alexander's father, Arkady Petrovich Litvinov, was both a talented artist and an excellent teacher. He had 53 years of teaching experience - he taught drawing and drawing at the Lubensk school №8, many of his students connected their professions with artistic creativity. Alexander's elder brother, Oleg Arkadyevich Litvinov, a member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine, now lives in Odessa, also chose the artistic path.

And after leaving school, Alexander served in the army, where his artistic talent came in handy - in Soviet times, visual agitation was highly valued. He served in Dnepropetrovsk, where two personal exhibitions of his paintings were organized. While still at school, Alexander began to design books, in particular, children's literature. He received his first creative fee in the tenth grade from the publishing house "Raduga" for the design of the book by Anatoly Rybakov "Krosh's Vacation". Later she studied at the Odessa Theater and Art School, specializing in "Decoration of puppet shows and artistic and props art."

Studying at the school and passion from childhood with historical and biblical literature greatly influenced the creative manner of the artist. He works in the style of the so-called figurative art, where the main thing is the image of the human body.

"Usurer": Delving into the Soul’s Darkness

"Usurer" stands as a stark reminder of the destructive power of greed, portrayed through the lens of Litvinov’s masterful artistry. The painting invites viewers to reflect on the moral implications of usury, depicted with a realism that underscores the emotional and ethical bankruptcy it entails.

A Masterpiece for Reflective Collectors

For collectors drawn to art that challenges and provokes, "Usurer" by Alexander Arkadievich Litvinov represents a compelling acquisition. It is not merely a painting but a moral inquiry into the depths of human greed and its consequences, making it a thought-provoking addition to any collection.

Owning "Usurer" is an engagement with a piece of art that transcends aesthetic beauty to confront the viewer with the stark realities of human vice. Through Alexander Arkadievich Litvinov’s vivid portrayal, we are invited to examine the darker facets of human nature, making "Usurer" a profound commentary on the essence of greed and moral contemplation.

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