Pyotr Vasilievich Basin (1793 - 1877)

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Pyotr Vasilievich Basin

Pyotr Vasilievich Basin (Russian: Пётр Васильевич Басин) was a Russian painter, born in 1793 and passed away in 1877, renowned for his large-scale religious, historical, and portrait artworks. A distinguished member of the Imperial Academy of Arts in Saint Petersburg, Basin's career was marked by a significant period in Rome, where he studied under a fellowship and produced nearly a hundred paintings​.

Basin's artistic legacy includes notable works such as the allegorical figures for the Winter Palace and several religious scenes for the Saint Isaac's Cathedral and Kazan Cathedral. His contributions extend to teaching roles at the Imperial Academy, where he influenced future generations until his retirement due to a progressive eye disease​.

Basin's works are prominently displayed in the Russian Museum among other locations, serving as a testament to his skill and dedication to the arts. For collectors and enthusiasts looking to explore more about Basin's works or receive updates on sales and auctions featuring his art, signing up for specialized newsletters can provide timely and exclusive information.

Date and place of birt:25 june 1793, St. Petersburg, Russian Empire
Date and place of death:28 july 1877, St. Petersburg, Russian Empire
Nationality:Italy, Russia, Russian Empire
Period of activity: XIX century
Specialization:Artist, Decorator, Icon painter, Painter
Art school / group:Russian school
Genre:Chamber portrait, Genre art, History painting, Mythological painting, Portrait, Religious genre, Secular portrait
Art style:Russian classicism, Russian romanticism

Creators Italy

Maestro di Citta Di Castello (XIII century - ?)
Maestro di Citta Di Castello
XIII century - ?
Giovanni Andrea Ansaldo (1584 - 1638)
Giovanni Andrea Ansaldo
1584 - 1638
Marcel Jefferys (1872 - 1924)
Marcel Jefferys
1872 - 1924
Boris Konstantinovich Bilinsky (1900 - 1948)
Boris Konstantinovich Bilinsky
1900 - 1948
Medardo Rosso (1858 - 1928)
Medardo Rosso
1858 - 1928
Francesco Maria Raineri (1676 - 1758)
Francesco Maria Raineri
1676 - 1758
Giovanni Battista Maini (1690 - 1752)
Giovanni Battista Maini
1690 - 1752
Shipione Vannutelli (1834 - 1894)
Shipione Vannutelli
1834 - 1894
Viviano Codazzi (1604 - 1670)
Viviano Codazzi
1604 - 1670
Antonio de Bellis (1616 - 1656)
Antonio de Bellis
1616 - 1656
Vigoroso Da Siena (1240 - 1295)
Vigoroso Da Siena
1240 - 1295
Cristiano Bunty (1824 - 1904)
Cristiano Bunty
1824 - 1904
Vincenzo Rustici (1556 - 1632)
Vincenzo Rustici
1556 - 1632
Maria Lai (1919 - 2013)
Maria Lai
1919 - 2013
Giovanni Andrea Lazzarini (1710 - 1801)
Giovanni Andrea Lazzarini
1710 - 1801
Paolo Tilche (1925 - 2002)
Paolo Tilche
1925 - 2002

Creators Russian classicism

Dmitry Semenovich Stelletsky (1875 - 1947)
Dmitry Semenovich Stelletsky
1875 - 1947
Andrey Ivanovich Ivanov (1775 - 1848)
Andrey Ivanovich Ivanov
1775 - 1848
Stepan Semyonovich Shchukin (1754 - 1828)
Stepan Semyonovich Shchukin
1754 - 1828
Anna Aleksandrovna Leporskaya (1900 - 1982)
Anna Aleksandrovna Leporskaya
1900 - 1982
Mikhail Shibanov (XVIII century - 1789)
Mikhail Shibanov
XVIII century - 1789
Feodosy Ivanovich Yanenko (1762 - 1809)
Feodosy Ivanovich Yanenko
1762 - 1809
Orest Adamovich Kiprensky (1782 - 1836)
Orest Adamovich Kiprensky
1782 - 1836
Alexey Gavrilovich Venetsianov (1780 - 1847)
Alexey Gavrilovich Venetsianov
1780 - 1847
Vigilius Eriksen (1722 - 1782)
Vigilius Eriksen
1722 - 1782
Nikolai Aleksandrovich Khrenov (1916 - 1994)
Nikolai Aleksandrovich Khrenov
1916 - 1994
Mikhail Matveevich Ivanov (1748 - 1828)
Mikhail Matveevich Ivanov
1748 - 1828
Fyodor Stepanovich Rokotov (1736 - 1808)
Fyodor Stepanovich Rokotov
1736 - 1808
Kirill Ivanovich Golovachevsky (1735 - 1823)
Kirill Ivanovich Golovachevsky
1735 - 1823
Yermolai Dementievich Kamezhenkov (1760 - 1818)
Yermolai Dementievich Kamezhenkov
1760 - 1818
Vladimir Konstantinovich Labutov (1949)
Vladimir Konstantinovich Labutov
1949
Alexei Yegorovich Yegorov (1776 - 1851)
Alexei Yegorovich Yegorov
1776 - 1851