Battle of Akhatle between Russians and Circassians on May 8, 1841.
1841-1842. Oil on canvas. The Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia. More. [Order a Print][Order a Hand-Painted Reproduction]
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