Photo by Levizky & Son, St. Petersburg, 1888 10.4 х 16.2 cm Alexander Platonovich BARSUKOV (1839—1914) was Russian historian and genealogist; author of multi-volume publication The Sheremetev Family. From 1868 until his death, he headed the Armorial Section of the Department of Heraldry at the Russian Senate in St. Petersburg, where he prepared and published the General Armorial. C4948 BARSUKOV, A. (Барсуков А.П.)