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

Portrait of Grand Prince Konstantin Pavlovich

1795
Oil on canvas
State Museum of Art of Chuvashia, Russia

Grand Prince Konstantin Pavlovich (1779-1831) was the second son of Emperor Pavel I. He participated in the Italian and Swiss campaigns under A. V. Suvorov (1799), and wars with Emperor Napoleon (1805, 1806-07, 1812-14). From 1814 was Commander-in-Chief of the Polish Army, from 1826 acted as Governor General of the Kingdom of Poland.




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