Olga's Gallery

Vladimir Borovikovsky


Portrait of S. A. Rayevskaya.

1813. Oil on canvas. The Pushkin Museum in Moscow, Russia. Read Note.

Vladimir Borovikovsky. Portrait of S. A. Rayevskaya.

Sofia Alekseevna Rayevskaya (1769-1844) was a grand-daughter of the great Russian scientist Mikhail Lomonosov, a wife of the Napoleonic Wars hero Nicholas Rayevsky Sr. and mother of Nicholas Rayevsky Jr.