Alexander Vasilievich Kuprin is an extremely talented and versatile artist. He wrote in different styles. His favorite genres were landscapes and still lives. Crimea played a special role in the artist’s work. He painted dozens of paintings with views of Bakhchisaray, Gurzuf, Kefe (Feodosia) and other picturesque corners of the peninsula. And the painting “Twilight Landscape. The Churuk-su River, Bakhchisaray» became the most expensive work of the artist. In 2014, it was sold at auction for 317 thousand dollars!