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Nikodim Pavlovich Kondakov

Nikodim Kondakov, USSR Art scholar, authority on icons.

Background

  • Kondakov, Nikodim was born in 1844.

  • Career

    • Professor at Novorossiisk University, 1870-1919. Emigrated after the October Revolution 1917. Professor at Sofia University, 1920-1923, and at Prague University, 1923-1925.

      Considered the foremost authority on icons in the world.
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    Born 1844
    Died 1925
    (aged 81)
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