Moonlit Night on the Dnieper, 1882, oil on canvas by Arkhip Ivanovich Kunindzhi, Russian from the Ukraine, 1842-1910, realistic landscape painter.
This painting with a photographic quality is one of Kunindzhi’s best known works. The artist trained at the Imperial Academy of Arts and the painting is in the Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow, Russia.
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Two fires that took place in Lisbon, Portugal, in 1886: the French ship Ville de Victoria sinks in the Tagus river, and a building burns down in Betesga street.
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