Photo by M. Konarsky, 1884-1886 10.9 х 16.5 cm Ioakim Viktorovich TARTAKOV (1860 - 1923) was a Russian opera singer (baritone) and professor at the Petrograd (St. Petersburg) Conservatory (1920). Most of his career he sang at the Mariinsky Theater in St. Petersburg, Russia, and since 1909 was also chief producer at the theater. Tartakov toured England, Germany, and Denmark. He died tragically in a car accident. F1507 TARTAKOV, I. V. (Тартаков И. В.)