Yakovlev Gavrila I. (1819 - 1862)
Russian painter, portraitist. Was an extern at the St. Petersburg Academy of Arts (since 1830). In 1839 received the title of Free Artist for the painting "The Old Man", in 1853 - the title Academician for the portrait of F.A. Bruni. Portraits made by G. Yakovlev, are stored in the Hermitage and Russian Museum (St. Petersburg).
Painters works:Auction №1 Lot №7
«Portrait of a young woman», 1854
oil, canvas, 88,5x107
Price: 55 000 – 65 000 $