Born in Kharkov in 1842. Studied at Imperial Academy of Arts in St Petersburg. Well known artist and illustrator. Kornilov Brothers purchased exclusive rights for reproduction of Nikolai Karazin’s genre scenes on porcelain. Many of these items have a copyright warning printed on the back in red. There were over 30 Karazin subjects reproduced on plates, tea services and dishes, within various pan-slavic style border designs (such plates are more valuable) or without.

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