Olga's Gallery

Valentin Serov


Portrait of Alexander Lensky and Alexander Yuzhin.

1908. Oil on canvas. The Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia. Read Note.

Valentin Serov. Portrait of Alexander Lensky and Alexander Yuzhin.

Portrait of Alexander Lensky and Alexander Yuzhin. Lensky, Alexander Pavlovich, stage name of Verviciotti (1847-1908), actor, producer, theoretic of drama. Played in Maly Theater. One of the founding members of the Novy Theatre, where he was a producer. Yuzhin,  Alexander Ivanovich, stage name of  Sumbatashvili (1857-1927), actor, playwright.
See also Ivan Kramskoy. Portrait of Actor Alexander Lensky in a Stage Costume.