UKRAINIAN-THEMED PAINTINGS

A1 Kupalo Night (watercolor, 24" X 29")

The painting shown above is a 24-by-30-inch watercolor depicting the Ivana Kupala festival, a midsummer night's festival in Ukraine dating back to ancient times. The painting shows two girls preparing to cast their wreaths of fresh flowers (vinki) on the river to foretell their romantic future and find out who will marry first.

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A7 The Musical Trio (watercolor, 23.5" x 16"). . . . . A8 I wish I'd Taken Bandura (watercolor and pen, 26" X 18")

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A3 The Song (watercolor, 12.5" x 19.5") . . . A4 At the Market (watercolor and pen, 21.5" x 25.5")

A10, A11, A12 The Market in Sedniv (personal technique, pen, monotype. Part 1, 25x35cm; Part 2 25x25cm; Part 3 23x35cm)

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A2. . and Cheese Varenyky (watercolor, 17" X 24"). . .A9 Halya Carries Water (watercolor and pen, 16.5" x 23")
These paintings depict well-known Ukrainian folk songs.

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A5 Homage to Bread (watercolor, 30" X 22") . . . A6 Celebration of Folk Crafts (gouache and watercolor, 22.5" x 27.5")

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A13 Portrait of an Old Woman (tempera, 36x20cm) . . A14 The Old War Invalid (tempera, 38x40cm)
A15 In the Convent (pen, watercolor, 32x24cm)

A16 On Sunday (tempera, 39x52cm)

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A17 On the Farm (pastel, 48x62cm) . . . A18 The Milkmaid (pastel, 62x48cm)


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