Olga's Gallery

Johann Georg Mayr


The Big Theater in St. Petersburg.

c.1796-1803. Oil on canvas. 76.5 x 116.5 cm. The Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia. Read Note.

Johann Georg Mayr. The Big Theater in St.  Petersburg.

The painting, depicts the theater built in 1783 by the architect and painter L.F. Tischbein. The theater burnt down on January 1, 1811