Dutch engraver, cartographer. Studied engraving under Romeyn de Hooghe (1676–79). Taught etching to Peter the Great during his Great Embassy to Holland (1697) and was invited to Russia to work on commissions and train Russian artists (1698). Headed the engraving workshop at the Moscow Armoury.
French painter, teacher. Father of Anthelme-François Lagrenée. Known as Lagrenée l'aîné, to distinguish him from his younger brother, Jean-Jacques Lagrenée. Studied under Carlo Vanloo and won the Prix de Rome (1749). Elected to
Draughtsman, caricaturist. Pseudonyms: Wilewalde, N. Iev and others. Born in the family of a state councillor called Vasily Ivlev (1835). Ensign. Did not receive a special art education. Drew pencil portraits of other soldiers
Directed by Alexander Sanin; script by Fyodor Otsep and Nikolai Efros; camera by Yury Zhelyabuzhsky; movie poster by N. N. Divov.
The films was shot by Alexander Sanin (1869–1959) in 1919 and released in 1922. Based on Leo
The museum is located in the former Ladies-in-Waiting Block, originally built in 1854 by Nicolas Benois, one of the members of this remarkable dynasty of architects, painters, sculptors, theatrical designers and musicians. The
Icon-painter. Born in Kholmogory (1642). Worked in the leading artistic centres of central and northern Russia (second half of 17th century). Miniaturist and master of monumental painting. Developed the traditions of late