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ALEKSEEV, Fedor Yakovlevich (1754 - 1824), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ALEKSEEV, Fedor Yakovlevich (1754 - 1824), Painter, watercolourist

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Russian, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1754, in St Petersburg; died 1824, in St Petersburg.

Painter, watercolourist. Urban landscapes, architectural views, still-lifes. Stage sets (?).

The son of a retired soldier employed as a custodian at the fine arts academy in St Petersburg, Alekseev trained there from 1766 to 1773, and was then given a stipend to study in Venice from 1773 to

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