Vassily Yacovlevitch Gratchev (Russian, 1831-1905)
Cossack with Two Borzoi
inscribed artist signature in Cyrillic script at base
foundry stamp FABR C. F. WOERFFEL, ST. PETERSBOURG at base
circular stamp with Cyrillic script and date 1877 at base
ht. 17, lg. 16.5 in.
One of the borzoi feels a little loose.