Direct Importers of Outstanding Original Russian Art
We proudly offer you the very best in terms of quality, service and value!
Welcome to The L.P. Cline Gallery. We are Direct Importers of Russian Art from the Soviet Era offering the best of Social Realism, Impressionism and Contemporary Art dating from 1898. Whether you Browse by Painting Style or Search by Artist, we're confident you'll fall in love with the extraordinary beauty and mystical character of these Original Fine Art oil paintings, which come directly to us from the hands of the artists or their families. We're certain you will find our Featured Artist page extremely interesting. You'll be amazed by the intricate beauty of our Russian Lacquer Boxes. And please check our Russian Books page for a treasure of resource information and intriguing stories.
|In The Spotlight...Evgeniy Ilyin's "The Gypsy". This 1927 painting by Evgeny Ilyin is one of his masterpieces, depicting his incredible talent as a portrait artist. Reading his biography will give an insight of this work and his many other paintings and life accomplishments. Evgeniy Ilyin was born in Samara. He studied in M. I. Stepanovís art studio a Samaraís Peoplesís University from 1918-1919. In 1919 he joined the army and fought in the Civil War until 1922. . . . Read More|
|In the Spotlight..."The Yellow Van" by M. Dianne Cline, 160 pages, Black & White and Color Plates. Москва в Воронеж (Moscow to Voronezh) Prologue . . . Looking out the window, I could see the snow falling heavily against the side of the train before hitting the ground. It was midnight, and all I could hear were the brakes shrieking to a stop and the clanging back-and-forth motion as the train started up again. After hours of the same sound and motion, I felt I was in a trance. . . . Read More|
|Sergei BogdanovThe Collective Farm Era. "The Milkmaid" This 1945 painting is reminiscent of The Collective Farm Era.Typical examples of collective farms include the kolkhozy that dominated Soviet agriculture between 1930 and 1991 and the Israeli kibbutzim. Both are collective farms based on common ownership of resources and on pooling of labour and income in accordance with the theoretical principles of cooperative organizations. They differ radically, however, in the application of the cooperative principles relative . . . Read More|
Children's Academy of Art
Historic Women Pilots, "The Night Witches"
More About L.P. Cline's Russian Art Gallery
What Makes Us Unique? We are a Direct Importer of Russian Impressionism Art and Contemporary Russian Art, and we bring together powerful collections of paintings by Russian artists who never dreamed the world would see their talents. We have served the Chattanooga, TN community since our doors first opened in 1981, and our business has grown to include 49 states plus a significant number of international destinations. Despite this business growth, our mission has remained clear and simple, "To bring beauty into the lives of those we serve." Our commitment to this mission takes us deep into Russia every eight to twelve weeks, where we carefully select paintings directly from the artists, or from the artist's families, that represent the best in Soviet impressionism era and post-Soviet era art.
Our Special Services: Each of our Russian art paintings has a real-life story behind it! And, as a Direct Importer, we are uniquely able to connect the buyer with the artist by supplying detailed biographies and as much personal information about the artist and the artwork as possible. We encourage inquiries from dealers and invite special requests for a particular artist's work to be acquired when available. Additionally, our long-term and in-depth understanding of the uniqueness and intricacies of the market for Russian Impressionism Art has given us the capability to develop and offer a FREE program titled "Beginners in Collecting." Please contact us for more information about this highly informative program that is focused on the needs of first time Russian art buyer.
Browse: We hope you'll enjoy browsing through our Russian Impressionism Art, Contemporary Russian Art, and Russian Lacquer Box Galleries. Our Main Gallery contains our complete collection of Russian Paintings. Or, if you prefer, you can Search by Artist. And, we invite you to visit our Featured Artist page. Whatever you decide, we look forward to assisting you.
L.P. Cline Gallery
Direct Importers of Original Russian Art