1840s. Oil on canvas. The Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia. Read Note.
Mikhail Fyodorovich Protasyev (1778-1849) was a State Councillor, served in Preobrazhensky regiment. His wife Elizaveta Petrovna Protasyeva, nee Dubowicki (1791-1847). Their daughter Nadezhda Mikhaylovna Behr, née Protasyeva, was married to Nikolay Ivanovich Behr. The data was kindly provided by their descendant Yevgeny Geiderikh, who is looking for other descendants of the family