He was born in 1861. Year of death unknown. He studied at the Kiev school of drawing. Then the pupil class medal of the Academy of arts. Received medals: in 1884 - 2 silver; in 1887 - the same; in 1888 - the same; in 1890, 1 silver. 26 Sep 1890 - the title of class artist of 3 degrees in medallic art. (Kondakov) In 1890 worked at the Saint-Petersburg Mint first Junior, then senior medallist. In the archival documents is referred to as a medalist in 1912.