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Winter. St. Petersburg View. 1859

Abutkov Nikolai,
Oil on canvas
80,5 х 129,5

State Russian Museum

Пост. в 1963 от Д. Л. Куржнира, Ленинград


Abutkov depicts the view across the River Neva onto the Admiralty and Palace Bridge. A combination of landscape and genre painting, the work conveys the mood of a grey day in winter.

Author's Biography

Abutkov Nikolai

Abutkov, Nikolai Grigorievich (1833–1859)
Painter. Studied at the Imperial Academy of Arts. Contributed to exhibitions of the Imperial Academy of Arts (1858–1859). Awarded a minor silver medal for perspective painting for "Winter. St. Petersburg View(1859)".

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