• Portrait of Stepanida S. Yakovleva, née Zimina (1738-1781)

    Artist:
    Vishnyakov, Ivan. 1699-1761
    Technique:
    oil
    Dimensions:
    90x72 cm

Vishnyakov, Ivan. 1699-1761

Portrait of Stepanida S. Yakovleva, née Zimina (1738-1781)

Russia, after 1756

Stepanida Stepanovna Yakovleva, née Zimina (1738–1781) was Mikhail Yakovlev’s wife. The couple lived together for 24 years and produced eight children. Stepanida passed away in March 1781, Mikhail survived his wife by just one week. The couple were buried in St Petersburg’s Alexander Nevsky Monastery.

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Portrait of Stepanida S. Yakovleva, née Zimina (1738-1781)

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oil

Dimensions:

90x72 cm

Acquisition date:

Entered the Hermitage in 1946; handed over from the State Museum of Ethnography of the Peoples of the USSR, Leningrad

Inventory Number:

ЭРЖ-341

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