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1776, Karpovo (Novgorod Province) - 1857, Moscow

Portrait of Ekaterina Kireyevskaya

1839

  • oil on canvas. 72 x 60
  • Ж-3667

  • Пост. в 1919 из ОПХ


This image of the wife of a member of the ruling elite does not accentuate the sitter’s social status. The artist attempts to express her personality, painting a psychological portrait.
Ekaterina Vasilyevna Kireyevskaya (1788–1866): Daughter of privy councillor and senator Vasily Nelidov. Married S. A. Kireyevsky.


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