Alfred Hirv

1880-1918 Estonia/Still-Life

 

Brief Biography-Alfred Hirv was born in Pechory on the Russian border with Estonia which was Estonia at one stage and is now Russia. He studied at the St. Petersburg State Academy of Arts and Crafts, named after A. L. Stieglitz under Julius von Klever the landscape painter. His further studies took him to Rome and Munich. He was especially influenced by the works of the old Dutch Masters. He was a member of the St. Petersburg Artists' Society.

 

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a young lady

a young lady


card players

card players


crayfish

crayfish


dianthuses and plums

dianthuses and plums


idyllic companionship

idyllic companionship


mixed still life

mixed still life


plums and peaches

plums and peaches


still life

still life

still life with
fruit and wine

still life with fruit and wine

still life
with fruit

still life with fruit

still life
with game and fruit

still life with game and fruit

still life
with grapes

still life with grapes

woman
with a rose

woman with a rose