Ilya Yefimovich Repin, Russian, 1844 to 1930, an oil painting on board depicting a portrait of a young girl in a white dress, 1895. Signed and dated lower right. Framed. Ilya Yefimovich Repin was a Ukrainian born Russian painter. He became one of the most renowned artists in Russia in the 19th century. His major works include Barge Haulers on the Volga, Religious Procession in Kursk Province, Ivan the Terrible and His Son Ivan. He is also known for the revealing portraits he made of the leading literary and artistic figures of his time, including Mikhail Glinka, Modest Mussorgsky, Pavel Tretyakov and especially Leo Tolstoy, with whom he had a long friendship. Antique Russian Oil Portrait Paintings And Art Collectibles. One of a kind artwork.