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Nikolay Mikhaylov

Full name: Nikolay Mikhaylov
Original name: Николай Михайлов
Gender: Male
Born: January 30, 1876 in Sumen, Unknown, Bulgaria
Died: May 20, 1960 in Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Country: BUL Bulgaria
Sport: Art Competitions


Bulgarian-born painter Nikolay Mikhaylov moved to Berlin in 1911. The artist then rapidly won a great reputation as one of the most sought after portraitists by high society persons in Germany and the United States. He painted politicians, royalties, celebrities and movie stars, including Kaiser Wilhelm II, Paul von Hindenburg, Gustav Stresemann and Anna May-Wong. Mikhaylov studied in München and Paris, married his German student Ida Mugler and became a professor at the Academy of Painting in Sofia before he moved to Berlin.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 60 Berlin Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Paintings Bulgaria BUL AC hors concours

Mixed Painting, Paintings

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1936 Summer 60 Berlin Art Competitions Bulgaria Final Standings AC hors concours Bildnis Exz. Dr. Theodor Lewald
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