Years and whole periods rush, generations change instantly, one states and civic
formations change others and only a man himself stays almost the same.
Independently of whether he takes a phaeton or a tram, wears camisole of jeans -
he is always the same man - loving and hating, joyful and suffering, doubting and
This motive is present in all works of the artist, but especially clear it is exposed
in the paintings "Sand Watches" and "The Pilgrims".