Exhibits

This exhibition contains thirty portraits of saints and Lithuanian noblemen, which are demonstrated in order to introduce one with the artist’s creative techniques and the religious and historical plot. The works of this artist are relevant today as well. P. Smuglevicius’ portraits are characterized by masterful composition, accurate drawing, distinct and generalized form, and subtle changes in lighting. The artist left behind a vast amount of his paintings that contribute to the creation of Lithuanian culture and formation of the society’s identity.
Unique exhibits from Samogitian Museum ‘Alka’ are displayed in this virtual exhibition. Samogitian Museum ‘Alka’ in Telšiai is one the richest and oldest museums in the periphery of Lithuania. The most valuable representing the region history exhibits – old documents, manuscripts, photos, art works, ethnographic objects, collections of archaeological finds and many other – are accumulated and stored in the museum.
Biržai Region Museum ‘Sėla’ established in the Biržai Castle is one of the oldest museums that accumulated the largest ant the most valuable collection in the periphery of Lithuania. The most interesting, valuable and unique exhibits from various collections of Biržai Region Museum ‘Sėla’ are displayed in this virtual exhibition.