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Semion Shchedrin


Name
Semion Shchedrin
Birth Year
1745
Death Year
1804
Country
Russia
Movement
Rococo

Semion Shchedrin Biography

Semion Shchedrin was born in St. Petersburg into the family of a Life Guard of the Preobrazchencky Regiment. In 1759, he entered the Academy of Arts in St. Petersburg, and in 1765 graduated with a gold medal and grants to study abroad as a pensioner of the Academy. First Shchedrin went to Paris, then to Rome. In Paris he studied the works of old and contemporary painters.


Semion Shchedrin 12 Most Important Paintings and Artworks

Semion Shchedrin Bibliography

Russian Water-Colour in the Collection of Hermitage, Leningrad. Moscow. Iskusstvo. 1975.