Karl Pavlovich Bryullov , also transliterated Briullov or Briuloff and referred to by his friends as "The Great Karl", was a Russian painter. He is regarded as a key figure in transition from the Russian neoclassicism to romanticism. Karl Bryullov was born on December, 12th , 1799 in St.-Petersburg, in a family of the academician, the woodcarver and engraver Pavel Ivanovich Briullo . He felt drawn to Italy from his early years. Despite his education at the Imperial Academy of Arts , Bryullov never fully embraced the classical style taught by his mentors and promoted by his brother, Alexander...
|Birthdate:||December 12, 1799|
|Date of death:||June 23, 1852|
|Education:||Imperial Academy of Arts|
|Also known as:||Carlo Brulleau, Karl Pavlovich Brulloff, Karl Pavlovich Bri͡ullov|