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Petr Vereschagin

 (1836 - 1886)
Petr Petrovich Vereschagin was active/lived in Russian Federation.  Petr Vereschagin is known for serene landscape and waterscape painting, figures.

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Petr Vereschagin


Like his brother Vasiliy, Peter Vereshchagin obtained his initial artistic formation from his family.  They both continued their studies at the St. Petersburg Academy of Arts* (1858-1865).  However, the brothers were noticeably distinguished by their artistic interests.

Peter Petrovich Vereshchagin is noted for, first of all, his landscapes. After leaving the Academy he worked as a teacher and created many works. His topograghical* works of cities or their characteristic places (Revel's form from Kadriorga, 1864; Form of Dinaburga, 1867; Market in the lower of Novgorode, 1867; Form of Kremlya, 1868) brought him official acknowledgement, which was expressed in the promotion of the artist to the second, and then first  ...  Displaying 750 of 1626 characters.



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About  Petr Vereschagin

Born:  1836 - Perm, Russia
Died:   1886 - St. Petersburg, Russia
Known for:  serene landscape and waterscape painting, figures