Self-portrait on the background of «The Conquest of Siberia by Yermak”.

Surikov was born in Krasnoyarsk in 1848. For many years historians have argued about the kin of the famous artist.
Vasily Ivanovich himself accurately described the origin in response to inaccuracies in the article about him published in the period of his life in Moscow: Продолжить чтение «Surikov»