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IORDAN, Fedor Ivanovich (1800 - 1883), Engraver (burin)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
IORDAN, Fedor Ivanovich (1800 - 1883), Engraver (burin)

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Russian, 19th century, male.

Born 1800, in Pavlovsk; died 1883, in St Petersburg.

Engraver (burin).

Fedor Ivanovich Iordan's godmother, the Empress Maria Fedorovna, had him trained in the academy of arts, where in 1824 he won a medal for his plate Mercury and Argus and in 1829 for Death of Abel. The same year, he went to Paris to work with Richomme. After the July Revolution,

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