Olga's Gallery

Alexander Brulloff


Portrait of Count I. A. Capo D'Istrias.

1820s. Pencil on paper. The Pushkin Museum in Moscow, Russia. Read Note.

Alexander Brulloff. Portrait of Count I. A. Capo D'Istrias.

Count Ionnes Antonios Capo D'Istrias (1776-1831) - Greek statesman, president of the Greek Republic, was born on Corfu. In 1809-1822 was on diplomatic service in Russia. In 1828 he became the president of Greece, but was assassinated in 1831 in a church at Nauplia