Konstantin Egorovich Makovsky (Russian, 1915)

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1839
Born in Moscow, Russia
1851–1857
Student of K. Zaryanko and S. Skotti in the Moscow Art, Sculpture and Architecture School
1862
Awarded with the Golden medal
1858–1863
Studied in the Imperial Academy of Fine Arts in St Petersburg
1867
Member of the Academy
1869
Professor of the Academy
1872
Received an award for the painting "Peasant dinner at the harvest field". Participated in the International exhibition in London and visited Italy.
1875–1876
Travelled to Middle East, Serbia, Bulgaria.
1876
Lived in Paris and travelled in Morocco, Algeria, Egypt, Sudan and more.
1889
Won Gold Medal at the International Exhibition in Paris
1898
Active Member of the Academy
1911
Was elected a chairman of the St.Petersburg Union of Artists
1915
Died in St. Petersburg
Specialized in popular Russian & historical scenes