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Wine Museum, France, Paris

Among the most reputable wine producers - France occupies a leading position. Visit the Lavinia wine boutique and the Montmartre wine festival, dine in the Silver Tower restaurant, contemplating evening Paris. What could be more beautiful and more amazing? Probably the only French wine museum! This museum is relatively young, but this place has a rich wine history.
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Portrait of Ida Rubinstein, Valentin Serov, 1910

Portrait of Ida Rubinstein - Valentin Aleksandrovich Serov. 233x147It is a verbally reviving fresco of old Italian masters, a famous dancer Ida Rubinstein looks from a portrait of Serov’s brush. Unnaturally straight lines of arms, legs, back - violate the academic canons of painting, but emphasize the subtlety and grace of the model.
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Intrepid Aircraft Carrier Museum in New York

31 years of military experience in the US Navy. The aircraft carrier "Interpid" was launched on August 16, 1943 and, having served until 1974, was decommissioned and subject to dismantling, but thanks to the initiative of Zakaria Fisher, a millionaire and philanthropist, the ship had a different fate. Now this warship, parked at pier number 86 in New York, has become an aerospace and naval museum, and was officially opened to visitors in 1982.
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Village Holiday, David Teniers the Younger, 1646

Village holiday - David Teniers the Younger. 97.5x130 The picture takes place during the feast in honor of St. The date on the banner (1646) probably indicates that Teniers was a witness to a particular village holiday. According to Kling (2005), Teniers performed this work on the order of the Ghent Bishop Anthony Trist.
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National Museum in Lviv A. Sheptytsky, Ukraine

The history of this wonderful museum is truly quite interesting. But let's look at everything in order. The official date for the creation of the museum is February 1905. Moreover, it was created not only by a patriot, but also by a clergyman, who at that time held a high position in the church hierarchy. The National Museum of Lviv was founded by Metropolitan of the Greek Catholic Church Andrei Sheptytsky.
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Dinner at Emmaus, Michelangelo Caravaggio, 1601

Dinner at Emmaus - Michelangelo Merisi de Caravaggio. 141x196.2 Shortly after Christ was crucified and resurrected, Cleopas and his other nameless disciple went to Emmaus, a village near Jerusalem. Jesus met them on the way. He joined them, but his travelers did not recognize him. Then he stayed with them in the house, as it was too late, and having tasted food with them, the disciples recognized Jesus, but he became invisible to them.
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