Blessing a Militiaman in 1812
- oil on canvas. 78 х 65
Пост. в 1897 из музея Императорского фарфорового завода (Санкт-Петербург)
The war with Napoleon’s army gave rise to many works dedicated to various events and episodes, including this painting by Ivan Luchaninov, done for a programme given to pupils of the Academy of Arts. For this painting, he received a medal and the title of Academician.