"Ivan the Terrible and his Son Ivan", Ivan the Terrible is thought of as one of the most evil rulers in history (russian tsar He's probably most famous for killing his own son and heir in a fit of rage.
To pack the Bud- oppose the Worm-/ Obtain its right of Dew-/ Adjust the Heat- elude the Wind-/ Escape the prowling Bee. Great Nature not to disappoint/ Awaiting Her that Day-/ To be a Flower, is profound /Responsibility.
Garshin is more than just a beautifully rendered head. In this painting I feel like I am seeing the whole story of a man’s life depicted in the eyes alone. When I first saw Garshin, I immediately did some research to discover who he was in real life.