Began creative activity with the construction in 1877 in Nizhny Novgorod under the project of the mansion of S. M. Rukavishnikov (V. Volzhskaya nab., 7). The mansion was decorated by the sculptor M. O. Mikeshin. As assistant architect R. J. kileveina, Soldiers completed the decoration of the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral and trade fair on the Arrow, and then designed and built houses and mansions in other cities. At the end of 1880-ies rebuilds. Novgorod building of the plant Kurbatov.