Willewalde, Bogdan (1818-1903). Russian. Medium: oil on canvas. Date: 1864. Bronze monument in the Novgorod Kremlin erected to celebrate the millenium of Rurik's (830-879) arrival in Novgorod; the event is taken as the starting point of Russian history; Provenance: State Open-air Museum of History and Architecture, Novgorod. Photographic Rights held by The Bridgeman Art Library.