Portrait of Vasily Ivanovich Harpe (1762-1814)

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  Dow, George  (English artist, 1781-1829).    
Portrait of Vasily Ivanovich Harpe (1762-1814) [Izomaterial]. - Electron. Dan. (225 KB). - (St. Petersburg: The State Hermitage, 2003). - 1 file: color. - Portrait. Canvas, oil. 70x62,5 cm. Not later than 1827 - Electronic reproduction of a painting from the 1812 Military Gallery of the State Hermitage, St. Petersburg. Photographers: NN Antonova, Yu. A. Molodkovets, IE Regentova. - The portrait of the belt, the turn of the face 1/3 to the right, in a military uniform. - The image was provided by the State Hermitage (St. Petersburg) for the collections "The Patriotic War of 1812" and "Russia in Faces", without the right to publish in other publications, both print and electronic .
1. Harpe, Vasily Ivanovich (1762 - 1814) - Portraits. 2. The State Hermitage. Military Gallery of 1812 (St. Petersburg, city) - Exhibits. 3. Dow, George (1781 - 1829). Portraits. 4. Patriotic War of 1812 (collection). 5. Russia in the faces (collection). 6. Portrait painting.
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In 1812, the colonel, the chief of the Navagino infantry regiment and the commander of the 1st brigade of the 14th Infantry Division as part of the 1st separate infantry corps of General P.W. Wittgenstein. He was in the battles near Klyastitsy and Polotsk (5-6 Aug.). For showing courage on October 18, 1812, promoted to the rank of Major-General. During the assault Polotsk was wounded on October 7 with a bullet in the leg (awarded the Order of St. George of the 3rd century). He fought under Chashniki, commanded a separate detachment of troops in the occupation of Vitebsk (awarded the Order of St. Volodymyr 3rd century). Then he commanded one of the avant-garde detachments, successfully operated under Batura, fought near Borisov, where he was wounded again (awarded the Order of St. Anne 1st st.). - The biography of V.I. Harpe, see: The Big Biographical Encyclopedia, the article "Harpe, Vasily Ivanovich", ; Wikipedia - the free encyclopedia, article" Harpe, Vasily Ivanovich ". - Materials of the Internet project "1812", section "The Military Gallery of the Winter Palace" (prepared for publication by Podmazo AA, 2003) (http://www.museum.ru/museum/1812/Persons/VGZD/index. html).
Electronic copy source: The State Hermitage, St. Petersburg
Location of original material: The State Hermitage, St. Petersburg
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