BOROVIKOVSKY, Vladimir Lukich
(b. 1757, Mirgorod, d. 1825, St. Petersburg)

Portrait of the Peasant Woman Christina

1785
Oil on canvas, 24 x 19 cm
State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

The sitter was the serf of Nikolay Aleksandrovich Lvov (1753-1803), a Russian polymath, known primarily as an architect.