Olga's Gallery

Dmitry Levitzky


Portrait of M. I. Mussar.

1790s. Oil on canvas. The Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia. Read Note.

Dmitry Levitzky. Portrait of M. I. Mussar.

Mussar, Maria Ivanovna (dates of life unknown), née Hetz (or Getz), wife of St. Petersburg watchmaker and merchant Daniil Francois Mussar, who had come to Russia from Geneva as a boy. Their daughter, Barbara Danilovna, was married to the Russian author N.I. Grech