Frontier Guards (Circassian Prince on Horseback Selling Two Boys)

Oil on canvas | 43 x 63cm | 1814

William Allan

The Scotsman William Allan spent nine years in Russia (from 1805), where he sought to capture new and unusual themes. He lived for a time in St Petersburg, where he painted portraits, and then travelled around the Ukraine, the Crimea, the Caucasus an...
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