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Roubo Franz Olexiyovych (1856 - 1928)

One of the greatest battle painters of the Russian art, the French citizen. Born in Odessa. He studied at Odessa Drawing School (since 1865) and in Munich Academy of Arts (since 1877). He was a teacher at St. Petersburg Academy of Arts (1904 - 1912), Professor. He supervised the workshop of battle painting. Since 1908 - Academician, since 1910 an active member of the Academy of Arts. He lived mostly in St. Petersburg, since 1913 - in Germany. He died in Munich. He created documentary accurate and enormous in size panoramas. Author of battle easel paintings, his artistic heritage includes many sketches.

Painters works:

Auction 2 Lot 33

«Terek Cossack»,1880s
canvas, oil; 62,539

Price: 35 000 40 000 $

Auction 23 Lot 23

«Circassian Rider», the end of XIX - XX century
canvas on cardboard, oil, 62,5 x43

Price: 560 000 720000 uah