Russian man arrested for vandalising painting depicting Ivan the Terrible

Police in Russia have arrested a man on charges of vandalizing a famous painting by renowned Russian artist Ilya Repin in Moscow.

Russian news reports said the man claimed he attacked the painting with a metal bar on Friday night.

“Ivan the Terrible and His Son Ivan on November 16, 1581” by renowned Russian artist Ilya Repin depicts Russia’s first czar cradling his dying son after striking him in a fit of rage.




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