– The Exhibition “Raphael. The poetry of the image” in the Pushkin Museum..With.Pushkin in ten days was visited by over 20 thousand people, reported “Interfax” the press service of the Museum on Thursday.
“On an average day it is visited by 2.5 thousand spectators. Halls are never empty, and in front of the Museum constantly has a turn,” – said the press service.
The Museum said that the exhibition enjoys the undoubted interest of the public and it can be supplied in a number of other successful exhibition projects of the Pushkin Museum..With.Pushkin.
“Note that to compare directly different exhibitions would not be quite correct, since the exhibition of the works of Raphael were set limits on the number of visitors and time spent visiting the exhibition”, – said the press service.
September 20 the organizers of the exhibition redistributed the number of tickets sold in September and posted online the sale of an additional batch of tickets. The press service noted that due to the large number of visits to Museum website on Tuesday at some time he ceased to process user requests.
Currently, all online tickets for September and October is completely sold out, they can be purchased only at the box office. About the time of the sale of online tickets for November to be announced.
This is the first major exhibition of works by Raphael in Russia. It presents 11 works by artists from Italian collections – eight paintings and three graphic sheets.
The exhibition will run until December 11.