Olga's Gallery

Nikolay Gay


Portrait of Sophia Tolstaya, Leo Tolstoy's Wife, with Their Daughter Alexandra Tolstaya.

1886. Oil on canvas. The Leo Tolstoy Memorial Estate "Yasnaya Polyana", Tula Region, Russia. Read Note.

Nikolay Gay. Portrait of Sophia Tolstaya, Leo Tolstoy's Wife, with Their Daughter Alexandra Tolstaya.

Tolstaya Sofia Andreyevna (née Behrs, 1844-1919), daughter of a court physician A.E. Behrs, wife of Count Leo Tolstoy, his confidant, critic, advisor, secretary, biographer and curator of his manuscripts