Kardovsky, Dmitri Nikolayevich (1866-1943). Russian. Medium: watercolour on cardboard. Date: 1910. In 1854 during the Crimean War the French and British declared war on Russia; though greatly outnumbered, the Russian army defended Sebastopol over a period of eleven months; Provenance: State Open-air Museum of History and Architecture, Pereslavl. Photographic Rights held by The Bridgeman Art Library.