The State of North Rhine-Westphalia acquired the impressive art collection of Konrad Fischer and his wife, comprising 250 works by some thirty-five artists, as well as the gallery archive, for the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen at the beginning of 2014. The exhibition catalogue now provides a summary of Konrad Fischer’s significant life’s work.

Ilja Repin

1844 born in Tschugujew/Ukraine
1864-1871 St. Petersburg Academy of Arts
1873-1876 Paris
1876 return to Russia
1994 professorship, St. Petersburg Academy of Arts
1890-1899 portraits
1930 died in Kuokkala/Finland

Publications of the artist

Program series