THE IRKUTSK REGIONAL ART MUSEUM AFTER THE NAME OF V. P. SUKACHEV, IRKUTSK, RUSSIA
Irkutsk Regional Art Museum after the name of V.P. Sukachev Irkutsk regional art museum is the richest treasury of fine art in Siberia. The museum was founded on the basis of the art gallery of the major of Irkutsk V.P. Sukachev assembled by him in the end of the 19-th century. The collection contains small but extremely rare assembly of monuments of Paleolithic art in the Region of the Baikal, one of the most significant collections of icons and wooden sculpture of the 15-18th centuries in Siberia including original icons of the Siberian letter.