Olga's Gallery

Grigory Gagarin


Battle of Akhatle between Russians and Circassians on May 8, 1841.

1841-1842. Oil on canvas. The Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia. Read Note.

Grigory Gagarin. Battle of Akhatle between Russians and Circassians on May 8, 1841.

In 1817 Russia began the colonization of the Caucaus, known as the Caucasian War, which was won in 1864. On these pictures there are some moments of that war