Yakov Kokovin

Yakov Kokovin was born and raised in the kingdom of stone. From the cradle he was surrounded by people who knew, understood and loved the stone. The marble was still working his grandfather Efstafy Kokovin. With sixteen years went «kamenotesnym pupil» on Gornoschitsky marble works and the father of Jacob Basil Efstafevich. Within a few years it «on knowledge of lapidary arts» transferred to Yekaterinburg Lapidary Works. Here Basil Kokovin became an apprentice and then master. With him in the early years of the XIX century «kamenodelnoe Art was presented at the factory Read more [...]
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Place right-flank in this truly iron Kogoro­those Russian history rightly devotes old Russian ce­ily Stroganoff, wealthy merchants, even at the time of the father of Ivan the Terrible examples to trade, to promys­llamas on the north-eastern borders of Moscow. Stroganoff is those first Russian figures, comprehend and all gro­Madni profitability colonization of new lands, and the importance of this case to the Moscow State. Nekol­bimo convinced of the great sense of his works, these people from generation to generation worked the way the new economy­cation for the local land Read more [...]
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Stroganov School of Icon

Stroganov School of Icon stylistic direction in Russian. iconography that has been formed in the last third of the first quart XVI. XVII. and encourage orders Kama salt merchants Stroganoff. Regular. features: chamber, prayer religious character image, filling compositions fantastic architecture and figures, mannerisms their movements and postures, dense olive-ocher background, contrasting with bright colors razbelennye, miniature letters, thoroughness machining, luxurious Uzoroche with blackening of gold. Mn. Icons are heirlooms tags Stroganoff, inscriptions with the date, names of customers Read more [...]
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Old house

    Winter hung patterned snow on the fringe of the branches of two old poplars fluffy snowdrifts piled up at the gate with intricate patterns, giving the unique charm of this home with the austere beauty of simple and clear lines, soft moldings and ornaments rectangular inserts, creating the impression of amazing ease of the entire structure. Young krepilschik mine "Operating" Vladimir Klyukin, my companion, pointing to pediment of the building, said:     Over there at the top fashioned letters "T" and "With"Initials Stroganoff - the Read more [...]
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OSTROG 1) h. Fortifications of, the settlement in the form of the stockade; 2) post. or sp. us. point, surrounded by a wooden fence, a pointed top. W. in XIV-XVII centuries. O. were DOS. type of defensive pos., often called towns (cities). Lv. O. built as strongholds of government colonization, which housed the military neg. As the development of W. h. O. losing its value and ceases to exist. Others. O. became military adm., Industrial-craft and religious p., Under the protection of to-ryh mastered with / x env. A. Usually built on a small hill in strategic locations crossing the river and road Read more [...]
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One day Anicia Stroganoff

So, 1560 years, June. The newly founded Sliced­the first town on the Kama river. On the steeper the Kama rivers stands a new, fast built­tion experienced by the masters of the farmhouse. Actually, ­slim is not just a house or a small wooden Kremlin, whether thoroughly fortified huge boyar good­we. Gracious two-storey manor Domina consisted of a complex system of towers, rooms, halls, chambers, hall, stands, podklady. All this heap of premises was closely connected with fancy transitions, tight environments­but barns, warehouses, stables, human «culona mi», extensions Read more [...]
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New features of social protest

Russia's accession to «new period» its history is reflected in the time­ment of the class struggle and the Urals, where he also observed the growth of goods­tion of production, market linkages, stratification among villagers and tenements. Inherently bourgeois slogan of free trade in non-­decorated, pristine condition found an echo among the peasants producers who have known that such a market and the market «povol Nye» price. Demonstrations against the customs barriers, lowering the tax rates for transactions in the market, against abuse, feel free to turnover, Read more [...]
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Who are you, Ermak? ..

One of the highlights of the pores of the initial colonization of the Urals - unquestionably organization campaign for "Stone" Cossack Ermak. Campaign, which ended a devastating defeat of the troops of the Siberian king Kuchum actually marked the beginning of the rapid colonization of the Russian Siberian expanse over their entire length - from the wooded steep slopes of the Urals, and to most of the Pacific waters. For four centuries Ermak - widely recognized national hero of the Russian people. His activities included in the tables of the chronicles. A huge number of historians dug megaton archival Read more [...]
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The history and geography of Chusovoi and Demidovs

    Chusovaia only river, intersecting Ural Mountains. Beginning on the eastern slope Stone her way, she ends it on the west slope, falling into the Kama left over 693 km to the Kama mouth. The transition from the eastern to the western slope, from Asia to Europe, Chusovaia commits in the Mount Volchikha near Revda. Places between the tributaries Chusovoi and rivers Ob basin only 3-5 km. In total, river runs over 592 kilometers     In order not to weary the reader, Alexey Ivanov, the author the recently published book "Chusovaia" (St. Petersburg, 2007), immediately Read more [...]
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Lady with a portrait

The State Hermitage has a portrait of the celebrated Parisian master R. Lefebvre, created in 1800-1805, respectively. It shows the wife of Nikolai Demidov Nikiticha Baroness Elizabeth A. Stroganov (1779-1818 gg.). The same portrait, but in mirror image is in the far from St. Petersburg and Paris, Nizhny Tagil, the former lords Demidovs possession. Before us is a young woman with her head slightly tilted to the right, his hair slicked parted in the middle, stacked with small curls at the temples. The oval face is soft, almond-shaped eyes, dark gray. Elizabeth sits on the couch dark green velvet, Read more [...]
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Volegov Fedotov A.

Volegov Fedotov A. (1790 village. Okhansky at Old Posad. Perm. Lip. 16.9.1856, p. Solikamsky in New Usolye. Perm.gub.), Historian, ethnographer, anthropologist, chronicler of the Stroganov family, brother V.A.Volegova. Coming from the fortress cross. Counts Stroganov. From 1828 served as chief Elias countable fin. Chap. Management Perm. undivided estate Stroganoff, from 1833 to 1834, manage Iljinsky env. board after the partition of Perm. estates Stroganoff 5 env., 1836 -upravlyayuschy Perm. estate Stroganoff with. New Usolye. Corr. Perm. lips. statistical-ta from Feb 24. In 1855. Vol .: Pedigree Read more [...]
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