Portrait of E. N. Khruschova and Princess E. N. Khovanskaya.
1773. Oil on canvas. The Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia. More. [Order a Print][Order a Hand-Painted Reproduction]
Khruschova, Ekaterina Nikolayevna
(1761-1811), daughter of Premier Major Nikolay Semenovich Khruschov and Praskovya Mikhailovna, née Volkonskaya. She studied in the Smolny Institute in 1767-1779, graduating with honors. Her success in her studies was noted by Catherine II and the King of Sweden Gustav III, who presented the girl with jewelry inlaid with diamonds. After her marriage, her last name changed to von Loman