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Classic Children’s Portraits by Vladidmir Gau

Russian painter of the German origin Vladimir Gau was born in 1816 in the artists’ family.

Children

His first lessons Vladimir got from his father.Later he became the pupil of a famous painter Karl fon Kugelchen.

a small prince

The real success came to him when in the age of 16 he drew the portraits of the Russian Great Princesses.

princesses

He graduated from the Arts academy with a silver medal and continued his studying in Germany and Italy.

cute children

In 1840 he went back to Russia and became the Court painter.

prince

 

During thirty years he was working with the Great family and carrying out the orders of the Court.

a russian boy

 

He drew a lot of portraits of Tsar, his wife and taught painting his daughters.

a children's portrait

 

In 1849 he got the title of Watercolors Academician.

a girl

The paintings of the artist t are being kept in famous world museums.

a girl in blue

In 2009 some Gau’s canvas were sold ion Christies auction , among them there was  one of the most famous  portraits – Alexander Pushkin’s wife- Natalia Goncharova.

two boys

a girl in a blouse