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Brulloff Karl (1799 - 1852)  Portrait of the Artist Prince G. G. Gagarin [  ..]  Watercolour on paper, 1829  19.8x16.5   The Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
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Title: Portrait of the Artist Prince Gagarin
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Brulloff Karl (1799 - 1852)
Portrait of the Artist Prince G. G. Gagarin [ ..]
Watercolour on paper, 1829
19.8x16.5
The Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia

Prince Grigory Gagarin was born in 1810 in St. Petersburg in the family of Russian diplomat Prince G. I. Gagarin. He did not have a formal art education, but in 1816-1832 he lived in Italy with his family, as his father was the ambassador to Italy, and there he met Karl Brulloff, who became his teacher. In 1832-1839 Gagarin was in diplomatic service, in 1841-1864 - in military service. In the 1840s, he was in the South of Russia Russia was fighting a war against the Caucasian tribes. His impressions of the war resulted in many paintings, such as Battle of Akhatle between Russians and Circassians on May 8, 1841 (1841-1842), Trick Ridings of Curds and Tatars in front of the Fortress Sardar-Abbat in Armenia (1840s), Kakhetia. Karaagach. The Headquarters of Nizhegorodsky Dragoon Regiment (1841) and others. Gagarin was a very successful books illustrator, he also worked as an architect.
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