The press service of the Russian Museum officially confirmed its acceptance for storage of the triptych Evgenia Vasilyeva for later possible inclusion in your collection, than last week it was reported on the Internet.
The Museum said that now the paintings will go to the stock-purchasing Commission, which includes 30-40 specialists and they will definitively determine whether the triptych Vasilyeva included in the collection.
We will remind that eks-the employee of the Ministry of defense Evgeny Vasilyev took up painting, while still under house arrest. During the meeting in 2014, her exhibition “Flowers from bondage” became known that the official drew more than 60 paintings under the guidance of some mentor, whose name was not disclosed.
Information about the acceptance of the paintings in the gift are initially placed in the Network user under the name Tipe, to refer thus to his cousin, many years working in the Russian Museum. The user claimed that the triptych “Transcriptase” was adopted after pressure from the Minister of culture of the Russian Federation, as well as their own staff of the Museum to take pictures refused.
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Our publication, the press service of the Museum informed to confirm the information about new paintings could not, saying only that so like the pictures Tipe on the floor, paintings in the Museum, no matter what quality they may be, are not stored.
Thus, according to the employee a press-services, the process itself of making paintings in a Museum is long and can go more than a year. Also, the press service found it difficult to comment on the pressure Medina, explaining that if such contacts occur, “on a personal level, not on the service, and the more advertised”.
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