Mikhail Lermontov

Portrait of Mikhail Lermontov

Mikhail Lermontov was a Russian Romantic poet, writer and painter, sometimes called “The poet of the Caucasus”. He was born in Moscow, Russia on 15th October 1814 and died in Pyatigorsk, Russia on 27th July 1841 aged 26.

Major Works

“The Corsair” (1828)
“The Angel” (1831)
“Tambov Treasurer’s Wife” (1838)
“The Fugitive” (1846)
“Demon” (1839) 
“A Hero of Our Time” (1840)