Book contains a series of fold-out reproductions of the lithographed panorama of Nevsky Prospekt published between 1830 and 1835 by A. Prevost and painted by the 'serf artist' Vasily Semionovich Sadovnikov. Introductory essay in English, French and Russian. Black and white illlustrations throughout. Supplement includes four documentary views of the Nevsky Prospekt dating from the 18th to the 20th centuries.
|Dimensions||length 263mm; breadth 295mm; thickness 19mm|
|Country of origin||Russia|
|Related people||Vasily Semionovich Sadovnikov (artist)|
|I. Kotelnikova (author)|
Part of the Bill Douglas and Peter Jewell Collection