Olga's Gallery

Mikhail Nesterov


A Girl with Kokoshnik (Woman's Headdress in Old Russia). Portrait of Marya Nesterova.

1885. Oil on panel. Private collection. Read Note.

Mikhail Nesterov. A Girl with Kokoshnik (Woman's Headdress in Old Russia). Portrait of Marya Nesterova.

Nesterova, Maria Ivanovna, née Martynovskaya, (1862-1886) the first wife of the artist, she died after the birth of their daughter Olga Mikhailovna Nesterova (1886-1973), who became Shreter after marriage