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Arbatskaya ploshchad'
Арбатская площадь

Николай Васильевич Гоголь

Nikolay Vasil'yevich Gogol'

Sorochyntsi 1809 - Moscow 1852
Ukrainian-born Russian dramatist and novelist
Nikolay Tomskiy

Moscow - Москва /  Николай Васильевич Гоголь   Moscow - Москва /  Николай Васильевич Гоголь


Bronze statue.


великому русскому
художнику слова
николаю васильевичу
от правительства
советского союза
2 марта 1952 года
To the great Russian
artist with words
Nikolai Vasil'yevich
from the government
of the Soviet Union
2 March 1952

Signed: скульптор ТОМСКИЙ



Tomskiy's standing bronze figure of Gogol replaced in 1952 the seated figure by Andreyev, said to be hated by Stalin himself.

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Location (N 55°45'2" - E 37°36'1")

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Item Code: ru095; Photograph: 10 July 2011
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