PORTER, Robert Ker.
PORTER, Robert Ker. Travelling Sketches in Russia and Sweden, during the years 1805, 1806, 1807, 1808.
London : 1813Second edition, first published 1809. An artistic prodigy, admitted to the Academy at the age of fifteen, Porter made his reputation as a painter of spectacular battle scenes and panoramas. In 1804 he was invited to Russia to join the tsar's court as historical painter, being employed in decorating Admiralty Hall, St Petersburg with vast historical... Learn More£2,000.00
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