Petr Petrovich VERESCHAGIN 1836 — 1886
Петро Петрович ВЕРЕЩАГІН • Петр Петрович ВЕРЕЩАГИН
Petr Petrovich Vereschagin was born in 1836 in Perm, Russia. Academician of a landscape painting. Studied art first in Perm and in the 1950’s entered St. Petersburg Art Academy. The artist traveled a lot and painted scenes of Moscow, Kyiv, St. Petersburg, Sevastopol, also Finland, Crimea, Caucasus and Ural. In 1878 P. Vereschagin traveled down the Danube river and painted many scenes from these regions. The artist died in Perm in 1886.