Painter, graphic artist. Studied at Ilya Repin's studio (from 1894) at the Imperial Academy of Arts (1888-1897) and the Academic de Filippo Colarossi in Paris (1898). Academician (1914). Member of the Munich and Berlin Sezessions (1898), World of Art (1899), Union of Russian Artists (1903) and the Salon d'Automne (1906). Contributed to the exhibitions of the Society of Russian Water-colourists (1894-1895), Exhibition of Russian and Finnish Artists (1898) and Sezession in Munich (1898, 1899) and Berlin (1898). Lived in Paris (from 1925).