Olga's Gallery

Victor Vasnetsov

Prince Andrei Bogoliubsky.

1885-96. Sketch for a fresco in the Cathedral of St. Vladimir in Kiev. Watercolor, gouache and lead pencil on paper. The Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia. Read Note.

Victor Vasnetsov. Prince Andrei Bogoliubsky.

Prince Andrey Bogolyubsky (1111-1174), Grand Duke of Vladimir (1169-1174), son of Yuri Dolgoruky. When he became the Grand Duke he transferred the capital of Russia from Kiev to Vladimir