Olga's Gallery

Ilya Repin


Portrait of the Poet Afanasy Fet.

1882. Oil on canvas. The Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia. Read Note.

Ilya Repin. Portrait of the Poet Afanasy  Fet.

Fet, Afanasy Afanasyevich (1820-92), Russian lyrical poet, correspondent member of St. Petersburg Academy of Science (1886). Many of his verses were put to music