Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin was a Russian author of the Romantic era who is considered by many to be the greatest Russian poet and the founder of modern Russian literature. Pushkin was born into Russian nobility in Moscow.
Ivan Bilibin Illustrations for Alexander Pushkin’s The Tale of Tsar Saltan, 1905
russiangrammar: The great Russian poet, Alexander Pushkin, often sketched out his characters in his rough drafts, alongside their descriptions. This picture was taken from a rough draft for the second canto of possibly his finest work: “Eugene Onegin”.