One hour in Tretyakov Gallery / Один час в Третьяковской галерее (2006)
DVD Video | 1hr 01mn | NTSC 4:3 | 720x480 | 3.83 Gb
Russian \ English: Dolby AC3, 2 ch
Genre: Documentary | Excursion
The State Tretyakov Gallery possesses a unique collection of Russian art which includes masterpieces which span a period of a thousand years.
The Gallery was founded by a Russian merchant and patron of the arts Pavel Tretyakov. He donated his collection to the city of Moscow in 1892. The State Tretyakov Gallery has since become a world-famous museum. Nowadays it contains more than 170,000 works by Russian artists from early religious paintings to modern art.