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Rare early photo of Russian hussar

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Marking:
50053
Country:
Russian Empire
Period:
until 1867
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28 $
Marking:50053
Country:Russian Empire
Dating:until 1867
The original.
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Russian Empire, until 1867. the Original photo officer of the hussar regiment with a sword, made in the Studio elite photographer C.P. the Bergamasco. The format of the photo - business card. Very good condition. Rare.

background: bergamasco, Karl - (1830 - 1896), the Italian citizen; photographer; the owner of the establishment.
Carl Bergamasco, originally from Turin, appeared in Petersburg in 1848, and was received by the actor of the Imperial theatre in the French company. He got hurt (during the performance fell decorative beam) and was "dismissed from the Board. 

In 1858 he received the title "neklassnogo of the artist in painting watercolor landscape». Probably at this time he became involved in photography (perhaps a little earlier). In 1863 he was officially allowed to be called "photographer Imperial theatres» provided that "Bergamasco pledged gratis make up for the Directorate of archival and reference album of portraits of artists in all suits of the new ballets and operas, delivered to the local scene. 

Bergamasco was very fashionable, expensive master and one of the leading portrait of St. Petersburg. In 1865 magazine "Photographer” said that "Bergamasco appointed by the photographer of His Imperial Highness Grand Duke Nikolai Nikolaevich» (older), which was immediately reflected on letterhead of the photographer. Since 1865 begins his glory in all exhibitions, where it receives awards and medals: Berlin - 1865, Paris - 1867, Hamburg -1868, Groening - 1869, St. Petersburg - 1870, Vienna - 1873, London 1874, Philadelphia (1876 (these are the guidelines that help you work with Dating photos).

Century Mikhnevich in 1884 in a satirical work, where he gave 1000 humorous cartoon characteristics to their contemporaries wrote about photographer: "Bergamasco fashion photographer, especially beloved by Adonislee of both sexes and not in vain: art photo Bergamasco, very careless about similarities portraits, all the ladies depicts beauties and all molodyaschihsya old men full of energy, blossoming fine fellows. But rates pulls Mr. Bergamasco quite artistic». The success of the photographer accompanied throughout its activities. In the newspaper "New time» Bergamasco gave an announcement about termination of its work: "Karamushko has the honour to inform their customers that due to the stop fotograficheskikh practice 1 July 1891, all statements regarding UN-issued orders will be accepted and issued prior to the aforesaid term.  Paid advertising on activities of the pictures came from 1892 to 1896.

66 year of life, Karl Bergamasco died. Buried in Petersburg Lutheran Smolenskoe cemetery.

 

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Karl Ivanovich Bergamasco — (1830 – 1896), Italian citizen; the photographer; the owner of the establishment. Carl Bergamasco, originating from Turin, appeared in St. Petersburg in 1848, and entered the Imperial actor in the French theater troupe. He got hurt (during the performance dropped beam and decorative) and was "dismissed from the Board”. In 1858 he received the title of "class artist in painting watercolor landscape". Probably at this time he became interested in photography (and possibly earlier). In 1863 he was officially allowed to be called "a photographer of the Imperial theatres" provided that "Bergamasco has pledged to be donated to the Directorate of archive and reference album of portraits of artists in all new costumes from ballets and operas to be supplied to the local scene". Bergamasco was very fashionable, expensive master and one of the leading portrait painters of St. Petersburg. In 1865, the magazine called "Photographer" reported that "Bergamasco appointed photographer of His Imperial Highness Grand Duke Nikolai Nikolaevich" (elder), which was immediately reflected on letterhead of the photographer. With 1865 begins his fame on all the exhibitions, where it receives awards and medals: Berlin — 1865, Paris — 1867, Hamburg –1868, Groening — 1869, St. Petersburg — 1870, Vienna — 1873, London — 1874, Philadelphia — 1876 (these guidelines help you work with Dating photos). V. Mikhnevich in 1884 satirical work where he gave 1000 humorous caricature of the characteristics of his contemporaries wrote about the photographer: "Bergamasco fashion photographer is a particular favourite of the Adonises of both sexes and not in vain: art photography Bergamasco, very carefree about the similarities of the portraits, all the ladies depicts beauties and all molodyaschihsya old men full of vigor, blooming great. But the price pulls Mr. Bergamasco quite artistic". The success of the photographer accompanied throughout its activities. In the newspaper «New time" Bergamasco gave the announcement of the cessation of its work: "C. bergamasco, has the honor to notify its customers that in view of the cessation of practice fotograficheskikh 1 July 1891, all statements regarding nevidannyh orders will be accepted and issued prior to the aforesaid period". Paid advertising on the activities of the photos even came out from 1892 to 1896. 66 year of his life, Karl Bergamasco died. He was buried in St. Petersburg at the Smolensk Evangelical cemetery.

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