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Valentin Aleksandrovich Serov (1865-1911 ) was a Russian painter, and one of the premier portrait artists of his era. From 1890 on, the portrait became the basic genre in Serov's art. It was in this field that his early style would become apparent, the paintings notable for the psychologically pointed characteristics of his subjects. Serov's favorite models were actors, artists, and writers.   more from wikipedia »