DAWE, George
(b. 1781, London, d. 1829, London)

Portrait of Pyotr M. Volkonsky

c. 1825
Oil on canvas, 70 x 63 cm
The Hermitage, St. Petersburg

This painting belongs to the 1812 War Gallery in the Winter Palace, St. Petersburg.

Prince Pyotr Mikhailovich Volkonsky (1776-1852) was a Russian military commander, General-Field Marshal (1843), Adjutant General to Alexander I, member of the State Council (1821). He commanded the Russian troops in the Battle of Austerlitz.

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