Olga Lagoda-Shishkina – Russian painter.
Girl in the Grass (1880)
|Type||Pictorial Post card|
|Artist||Olga Antonovna Lagoda-Shishkina (1850-1881) – Russian landscape painter, student and second wife of Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin.
She was born on April 3, 1850 in St. Petersburg, the daughter of Anton Ivanovich Lagoda, a real state adviser.
She was one of the first thirty female students admitted to the Imperial Academy of Arts; as a listener she visited her in 1875-1876, then she worked in the workshop of Shishkin, becoming his wife in 1880.
|Approx. Size||5.8X4.1 inches (15X10.5 cm)|
|Published by||„Pravda“ Publisher, Moscow, 1957|