Sokrat Vorobiev

1817-1888 Russia/Academician

 

Brief Biography-Sokrat Vorobiev was the adopted son of Russian landscape painter Maxim Vorobiev. He studied at the Saint Petersburg Imperial academy of arts. He was awarded the title of Artist which furnished him with a stipend to travel. He spent six years in Italy and was commissioned by Tsar Nicholas I to do Italian landscapes on his travels. He was named an Academician on his return and succeeded his father as teacher at the academy, later becoming professor. Eugène Gustav Dücker and Julius Sergius von Klever were amongst his most prominent students.

 

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italian landscape

italian landscape


italy landscape

italy landscape


landscape

landscape

landscape with a
cross

landscape with a cross lithuania

saint barbara's
gate

saint barbara's gate


the old mill

the old mill


view of alexandria

view of alexandria


view of peterhof

view of peterhof