Biography and informationEdit
Esaul Kuban Cossack army. Was sent as a "Plenipotentiary representative" and retired Cossacks to study at the Academy of fine arts. While training in it (1861-1869) was a success: in 1863 he received two small silver medals (one for the painting "Madness"), in 1864, the academics have earned a large silver medal for his work "the Return of the exiled". A small gold medal, said the leadership of the Academy in 1867, the participation of P. S. Bruin in the program's execution "assure the Murids of Shamil to surrender to Russian". Later on, the artist painted pictures are related to domestic and military-historical subjects.