Vasily Surikov – Russian painter.
The Capture of Snow Town (1891).
|Type||Pictorial Post card|
|Artist||Vasily Ivanovich Surikov (24 January 1848, Krasnoyarsk – 19 March 1916, Moscow) was a Russian Realist history painter of Siberian origin. Many of his works have become familiar to the general public through their use as illustrations.|
|Approx. Size||5.8X4.1 inches (15X10.5 cm)|
|Published by||Philatelic Office of Rospoligrafizdat, Leningrad, 1954|