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Mikhail Nesterov. Portrait of Alexey Severtsov. 1934. Oil on canvas. Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia. More. Order a Poster or Print

Mikhail Nesterov. Portrait of Alexey Severtsov.
Severtsov, Alexey Nikolayevich (1886-1936) biologist, academician; conducted research in comparative anatomy and embryology of vertebrates; author of theoretical works on evolution of animals. He was fond of art, of painting in particular. In 1902-1911, worked in the University of Kiev, where he got acquainted with Nesterov

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