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Alekseev, Aleksandr Alekseevichlocked


Russian, 19th century, male.

Born 1811; died 1878, in St Petersburg.

Painter. Genre scenes, portraits, landscapes, architectural views.

A pupil of the religious history painter Krylov, and after 1825 also of Venetsianov, this artist was subsequently given a stipend by the association for promotion of the arts. He was also employed as a professor of drawing in government service in Pleszev, Arkhangelsk and Olonets, and exhibited ...

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