Biography and informationEdit
Brother of Pyotr Petrovich Sokolov was born in 1823, was educated at the Imperial Academy of Arts, consisting in the number of students of K. Briullov, and was released from her with the title of a free artist. In 1864, for the painting "SV. The family of" elevated to the rank of academician. Preferably engaged in watercolor painting. From relevant of his works deserve to be mentioned "Troika" (purchased by Emperor Alexander II) and "Tales of a former soldier" (from the heirs of gr. Stenbock-Fermor).