Mikhail Kozlovsky

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Birthday
6, 1753
Birthplace
Russia
Death Date
Sep 30, 1802 (48)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
6, 1753
Birthplace
Russia
Death Date
Sep 30, 1802 (48)

About

Russian Neoclassical sculptor who was active during the Age of Enlightenment. He sculpted Alexander Suvorov as youthful Mars.

Before Fame

He trained at the Imperial Academy of Arts with Anton Losenko and then traveled to Rome.

Trivia

His best known work may be the gilt bronze statue of Samson Rending the Lion's Jaws.

Family Life

He never married.

Associated With

He and Alexander Blok both worked in Saint Petersburg.