The artist was born in Massachusetts in 1834 and moved to St Petersburg with his family for several years as a child, taking private art lessons before enrolling in the Imperial Academy of Fine Arts at the age of 11.
What does IA stand for?
IA stands for Imperial Academy (Star Wars)
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- Slang/chat, popular culture
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We have 87 other meanings of IA in our Acronym Attic
- Im Auftrag (German: By Order)
- Image Amplifier
- Imagery Analysis/Analyst
- Immediate Action (Military)
- Immediately Avaliable
- Impact Analysis
- Impact Assessment
- Impedance Angle
- Imperator Augustus (Latin: Emperor Augustus, epigraphy)
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Showing early talent, he arrived in St Petersburg to study at the Imperial Academy in 1863, at a time when its pronounced conservatism was breeding revolt among its students.
He chronologically describes the mathematical developments found in approximately the first fifty of Euler's papers completed through 1741, the year he left the Imperial Academy in St.
Most visitors to his house down the lane from the Imperial Academy and Confucian temple are foreigners collecting curios.
Tsar Nicholas I's long reign, from 1825 to 1855, enabled him to fine-tune the autocratic power of the Imperial Academy.
The Kunstkamera was incorporated into the Imperial Academy of Sciences (also established by Peter) and in 1730 a systematic process of depicting all the objects in the collection was instituted, a process which, in spite of turbulence on the larger political stage and within the academy after Peter's death, was to continue into the 1760s.